The Golden LEAF Board will make awards of up to $250,000 to local governments for public infrastructure projects that result in mitigation of flooding through the recently launched Flood Mitigation Program This program is funded by an appropriation from the N.C. General Assembly as part of a comprehensive strategy to address frequent flooding in North Carolina.
The Golden LEAF program is one component of a comprehensive flood mitigation effort included within the most recent budget. Please see information below regarding additional currently available programs to support flood mitigation projects.
|N.C. Emergency Management
|Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
|Up to $250,000 per project
|Units of local government
|StateAgencies, Local governments and nonprofit corporations
|See program website for complete list.
|Projects to reduce flooding across the state’s waterways
Golden LEAF and N.C. Emergency Management will coordinate prior to the award of projects in either program. Please contact Golden LEAF if you are planning to apply for both programs.