Florida HAZUS User Group (FLHUG)
- FLHUG Mailing List
- FLHUG Google Group
- Florida Division of Emergency Management
- Florida Imagery
- Southeast Regional Florida HAZUS User Group (SERFHUG)
Chris Zambito, CFM
Senior Planner, Dewberry
1000 Ashley Drive, Suite 801
Tampa, FL 33602
What We Do
The Florida HAZUS User Group (FLHUG) was formed in June, 2006. The group was formed to coordinate data development, provide training opportunities, and champion the use of HAZUS within Florida. Officers and committee chairs were elected in January, 2007.
Early on, it was identified that regional chapters within Florida would also be beneficial. Regional contacts have volunteered for some areas and the Southeast Florida HAZUS User Group is the first regional chapter supporting the state group.
News from Region IV
- More than $5 million Approved for Disaster Aid to Kentucky Flooding Survivors
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Three weeks after President Obama declared a major disaster for Kentucky, approximately $5.3 million in federal aid has been approved to help those affected by the July storms and flooding.
More than 1,000 individuals and households have contacted the Federal Emergency Management Agency for help or information by calling the FEMA helpline at 800-621-3362/TTY 800-462-7585.English
- Disaster Recovery Centers to Close For Labor Day
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Disaster recovery centers, which are operated by the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the Federal Emergency Management Agency, will not be open on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 7.
The Johnson County disaster recovery center (120 Tays Branch Road in Paintsville) and the Carter County center (539 Hitchins Ave. in Olive Hill) will close Saturday, Sept. 5, at 7 p.m. and reopen Tuesday, Sept. 8, at 9 a.m. (EDT).English
- Three Kentucky Counties Designated for Federal Assistance After July Storms
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency has amended a recent disaster declaration for severe storms in July in order to make survivors in Breathitt, Fleming and Perry counties eligible for its Individual Assistance program.English
February 6-10, 2012
Florida Emergency Preparedness Association
February 21, 2012
Free Metadata Training
February 27-28, 2012
Sustainable Development and Zoning Controls
March 28-30, 2012
Florida Floodplain Managers Association - Annual Conference
FLHUG Conference Call Minutes
Minutes from the July 23td HAZUS conference call
FLHUG Success Story
FLHUG: A Catalyst for Mitigating Risks and Improving Collaboration between Florida’s Emergency Management Professionals
HAZUS-MH & the Florida HAZUS User Group
Presentation by Richard Butgereit, Florida DEM and Scott Weisman, Tallahassee/Leon County
HAZUS-MH Best Practices: State of Florida
This article highlights the use of HAZUS-MH in Florida since 2004, with emphasis on current statewide initiatives that will shape HAZUS-MH best practices.