post-disaster recovery plans, or when to acquire or assist in the acquisition of land subject to deep flooding to prevent its development for urban uses. They may also be able to assist in arranging with financial institutions for low-cost loans to fund flood-proofing of residences and businesses, and with training and certifying remodeling companies to increase the supply of flood-proofing services.



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