FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
COLUMBIA, S.C. - The South Carolina Office of Resilience (SCOR) Disaster Recovery Office will hold its next Community Development Block Grant-Disaster Recovery Steering Committee meeting at 11:00 a.m. on November 15, 2022. The meeting will be held at 632 Rosewood Drive, Columbia, South Carolina.
During the meeting, Committee members will review and approve of grants to local governments for proposed mitigation projects.
The last Committee meeting was held on January 20, 2022. During that meeting, $19,775,474 was approved for mitigation infrastructure grant funding for stormwater and drainage improvements in Horry County, Dillon County, the City of Dillon, the City of Florence, the Town of Cheraw, and the City of Isle of Palms. The Steering Committee also approved another $4,933,225 in mitigation buyout grant funding for the City of Bennettsville.
Agenda – Tuesday, November 15, 2022
Meeting Called to Order
Public Notice of this meeting was properly posted at 632 Rosewood Dr., Columbia, South Carolina, posted on the public website maintained by SCDRO, and provided to all the requesting persons, organizations, and news media in compliance with Section 30-4-80 of the South Carolina Freedom of Information Act.
11:00 a.m. - Review and Approve Minutes from Last Meeting
11:05 a.m. - Review and Adoption of Agenda
11:10 a.m. - Chief Resilience Officer Comments
11:15 a.m. - Disaster Recovery Update
11:20 a.m. - Disaster Case Management Update
11:25 a.m. - Mitigation Program Updates
11:30 a.m. - Briefing: Mitigation Buyout Project Selection
11:50 a.m. - Chief Resilience Officer Closing Comments
11:55 a.m. - Public Comment
- Adjourn -
For additional updates on disaster recovery, mitigation, and resilience efforts in South Carolina, follow SCOR on social media or visit SCOR on the web at scor.sc.gov.
Contact: Carissa Cochrane (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The South Carolina Office of Resilience was formed in 2020 by SC Code §48-62-10, and serves the state in three ways:
Since 2015, SCOR has replaced, rebuilt and rehabilitated 3,200 houses across our Disaster Recovery programs.
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