State Funding to Assist Those Impacted by Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River Flooding
$10M is available to assist municipalities in flood recovery efforts, including repairs to flood walls, roads, sidewalks, culverts and public water and sewer infrastructure.
$7M is available to homeowners to support interior and exterior repairs to structural damage caused by flooding, as well as the repair or replacement of permanent fixtures.
DEC Permitting Offices
DEC stafff will help answer questions on the Storm Recovery General Permit, describe the specific types of repair and stabilization work authorized, and provide assistance in completing the application form.
Mobile Command Centers
Emergency Response Mobile Command Centers are staffed by DEC experts in addition to Department of Financial Services personnel, who can help residents navigate the insurance claim process.
Open on Weekends Throughout the Summer
To continue the state’s efforts in helping residents and businesses recover from flooding and damage, the NYS Emergency Response Mobile Command Centers and DEC permitting offices will offer weekend hours throughout the summer.