Sierra BOS Updated on FEMA Debacle in Sierra Valley

Sierra County Board of Supervisors was updated on the FEMA mapping debacle. What began over a decade ago is nearing conclusion. The mapping of the Sierra Valley floodplain has been desperately needed and was picked back up in 2018 to map all of the Sierra... Read More.

Loyalton Continues Fight to Stop FEMA Flood Plain Designation

The city of Loyalton continues to fight its battle with FEMA over a projected flood plain designation. Tim Beals Sierra county public works, roads, and transportation director updated the board of supervisors during this week’s meeting on the current situation. After months of phone... Read More.

Sierra County Sups to Discuss FEMA Floodplain Designation

FEMA has designated Loyalton to be fully engulfed into a flood plain placing a large burden to homeowners with extreme insurance costs and impacts to the housing market. Other sierra county towns affected by the FEMA designation include Sierra Brooks, Sattley, and Calpine. The... Read More.

FEMA in Greenville Oct 29th & 30th

Stop by the Evergreen Market in Greenville on Friday, October 29th, or Saturday, October 30th from 10 AM to 2 PM for FEMA registration. The deadline is November 8th! FEMA representatives will be there to help you register.

FEMA deadline extended

The deadline to register with FEMA and Small Business Administration has been extended for two weeks, (it was Oct. 25, now the last day to apply is Monday, Nov. 8). Designated Counties eligible for Individual Assistance: Lassen, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Tehama and Trinity. Plumas County... Read More.

Additional FEMA Rental Assistance Available for Fire Survivors

Release Date: October 20, 2021 SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Survivors of the recent California wildfires, who are receiving rental assistance for temporary housing through FEMA’s Individuals and Households Program, may get additional help if needed. Rental assistance is for paying rent. This includes a security deposit, and rent... Read More.

Last Day to Apply for FEMA Disaster Assistance is Monday

Release Date: October 19, 2021 SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The last day to apply for disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is Oct. 25, 2021. Homeowners, renters and business owners who sustained uninsured or underinsured damage to their property... Read More.