A Message from Steve Hensley Director of Homeland Security/Emergency Management:
Attached below is some information that may be helpful to you and your residents, as we address the recent flooding issues throughout our communities. For those of you that haven’t declared a State of emergency, I would suggest that you do so that just in case we are successful in meeting our threshold for FEMA purposes. The public assistance whitepaper attached below will explain the Public assistance process in more detail. In order for us to receive FEMA assistance we need to meet our threshold ,which is calculated at approximately 600.000 dollars of Uninsured Loss ( Per-capita X 368.00).
Individuals and Households Assistance Program
The Public Assistance Program - White Paper
The Flood Claim Process
PER CAPITA THRESHOLDS EFFECTIVE until OCTOBER 1, 2018
The Mayor of Bromley, the Bromley Fire Department and Emergency Management is closely monitoring the rising flood waters. In the event that evacuations become necessary the City will be utilizing the city building for a shelter. The Mayor has secured cots and blanket from the Red Cross.
Earlier today the Mayor released the following:
I, Mike Denham, Mayor of the City of Bromley, on 2/23/2018 declaring a state of emergency should the conditions worsen with the river flooding requiring immediate action.
Mayor Mike Denham
Please contact the Mayor or the Fire Chief with concerns.
Q: Why has SD1 implemented a regional storm water management program.
A: SD1, at the direction of local leaders and with the help of citizen focus groups, developed a Regional Storm Water Management Program to comply with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) storm water regulations, operate and maintain the public storm sewer systems and protect our waterways from polluted storm water runoff.
News Release - December 2017
City of Bromley, Kentucky Receives Liability Grant for Sidewalk Replacement
“We use every opportunity to make our city safer,” said Mayor Mike Denham, referring to the $750.00 grant that the City of Bromley, Kentucky was recently awarded by the Kentucky League of Cities Insurance Services (KLCIS).
The grant will be used for sidewalk replacement.
Mayor Denham said that, in these uncertain times, grants such as this one are a practical way to make our budget go further, as well as provide avenues that will enhance public safety.
KLCIS helps members increase public safety with a number of proactive programs and services.
Kentucky League of Cities Insurance Services has awarded an excess of $4 million since the Liability Grant Program started in 1999. The awarded funds will go toward vehicle back-up cameras, defensive driver training, police accreditation fees, crumb rubber, engineered wood fiber or pea gravel for playground cushioning materials, new playground equipment to replace old equipment, sidewalk replacement and sewer backup prevention.
“Our philosophy is to prevent injuries and claims from happening,” says Jon Steiner, executive director/CEO. “We want to partner with our members, and this liability grant promotes good risk management. There is no better way to invest our member’s money.”
KLCIS provides liability grants to its members annually. As Kentucky’s largest municipal insurance program, KLCIS provides a full range of affordable liability, property, workers’ compensation and other products to municipalities. In addition, the Kentucky League of Cities offers employee benefits programs, financial services, training and education, policy and development, legislative advocacy, information technology and legal services.