Georgia HAZUS User Group (GAHUG)
Samuel Moses Wilkins CFM
Gis Specialist / Hazus Coordinator
FEMA Region IV - Mitigation Division
3003 Chamblee-Tucker Road - Hollins Bldg
Atlanta, GA 30341
What We Do
News from Region IV
- Hurricane Season Begins June 1—Are You Ready?
ATLANTA – As the 2015 hurricane season begins, FEMA has launched a new feature to its mobile app to help you be prepared and stay informed about severe weather. The free feature allows you to receive weather alerts from five locations you select anywhere in the country, even if the phone is not located in the area. This tool makes it easy to follow severe weather that may be threatening your family and friends in other areas.English
- Disaster Recovery Centers To Close For Memorial 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 Memorial Day.
April storm survivors can continue to call FEMA’s toll-free helpline at 800-621-3362 (TTY 800-462-7585, Video Relay Service 800-621-3362) from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time) or go online to www.DisasterAssistance.gov.English
- Disaster Recovery Center to Close in Franklin County
FRANKFORT, Ky. – A disaster recovery center operated by the commonwealth of Kentucky and the Federal Emergency Management Agency in Franklin County will close Saturday, May 23, at 6 p.m. (EDT).
The Franklin center is located at 101 University Drive (Kentucky State University Exum Center) in Frankfort.
After the center closes, help is still available to survivors who suffered losses in Bath, Bourbon, Carter, Elliott, Franklin, Jefferson, Lawrence, Madison, Rowan and Scott counties during the severe April storms.English
Georgia Hazus User Group Announcements
Georgia Hazus User Group Conference Call
June 19, 2012
1.Discuss Hazus Training and virtual training in Georgia
2. Ranko S. Pudar, Pudar Mitigation Consulting, Inc., will discuss Application of Hazus in hazard mitigation planning in Georgia
3. Georgia HUG role during Hurricane season
4. Discuss challenges in installing Hazus 2.1
5. Identify a POC/Chairperson for the GAHUG