Public Notice 


The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has received a subgrant application for Marshall County, Tennessee. Pursuant to Executive Order 11988 and 44 CFR Part 9.12, final notice is hereby given of FEMA’s intent to provide funding for this project under the Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) Program.
An initial disaster‐wide Public Notice was published for DR-4427 Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides Comments and other information received were fully evaluated by FEMA along with evaluation of social, economic, environmental, and safety considerations. This notice serves as a project‐ specific final notice for FEMA’s funding action located within a Special Flood Hazard Area. FEMA has determined that the only practicable alternative is to fund the repairs of the road, already located within the Special Flood Hazard Area prior to the event.
Funding for the proposed project will be conditional upon compliance with all applicable federal, tribal, state and local laws, regulations, floodplain standards, permit requirements and conditions. This action complies with the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) requirements.
Responsible Entity: Applicant:
Project Title(s):

 FEMA Hazard Mitigation (HMGP) Program
 Marshall County
 Marshall County Emergency Communication Backup Generators
Location of Proposed Work:
1540 Spring Place Rd, Lewisburg, TN (35.418526, -86.76773)
Floodplain Locations:    
Location per National Flood Insurance Program's FIRM Map Panel
Numbers 47117C0167D all dated 9/28/2007; Zone A
Proposed Work/Purpose:      
Project Alternatives:
The following alternatives were considered:
  • Relocation of the generator outside the floodplain- This alternative is not feasible due relocation would not allow the generator to perform its intended function which is to provide backup power to the critical facilities.  

  • No action alternative – This alternative is not feasible there will be continued negative affects  to human health, safety, and welfare .

This will serve as the final public notice regarding the above‐described action funded by the FEMA HMA program. Interested persons may submit comments, questions, or request a map of this specific project by writing to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Region 4, 3005 Chamblee‐Tucker Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, or by emailing FEMA‐ Comments should be sent in writing with the subject line Marshall County- Emergency Generators at the above addresses within 15 days of the date of this notice.