FEMA and Kokomo have been at odds for several months, arguing for what purpose federal flood mitigation grants can be used.
The response maintains Kokomo used federals funds to purchase land and demolish homes without prior approval from FEMA or the state.
Kokomo has received approval from the DNR on a flood mitigation plan, even as it seeks to resolve a dispute with FEMA regarding similar issues.
The Indiana Department of Homeland Security has issued travel advisories for many counties in Indiana after the latest snow storm.
Local and federal agencies are conducting additional damage assessments to determine whether the state can receive federal aid after last month's tornadoes.
A group of emergency response teams went through training on the IU campus Wednesday.
Indianapolis Homeland Security is now looking for signs of natural gas for the cause of the explosion.
Indiana Department of Homeland Security should have the appeal on the governor's desk by the end of the week.
It can take months for FEMA to approval assistance for individual disaster areas.
An emergency shelter is now open at the First United Methodist Church in Bloomington.