Kansas Division of Emergency Management's Planning and Mitigation Bureau works with municipal, state, federal, and non-governmental organizations, and private-sector partners on a variety of emergency management planning, logistics, mitigation and geospatial systems issues.
Find more information about the State Hazard Mitigation Plan (SHMP), regional hazard mitigation plans, Hazard Mitigation Grant Programs (HMGP), Residential Safe Room Program and hazard mitigation resources.
Kansas is offering the Sunflower-safe Residential safe room rebate program through the FEMA Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP), contingent upon funding, and must comply with all federal grant regulations, to include eligibility of properties and other required documentation.
Geospatial technologies are utilized by every section of the Kansas Division of Emergency Management. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is a system of hardware, software, personnel, and data that allow users and decision-makers to analyze, store, manipulate, and visualize data by its location on the earth's surface.