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Codes, Standards, and Permitting (FEMA P-2177)

FEMA 2021, DRR, permitting, SSG

August 9, 2021

This report (FEMA P-2177) focuses on the use of hazard-resistant provisions of building codes and standards. The recommendations resulting from building performance and forensic assessments help FEMA coordinate with agencies and organizations to assess the hazard-resistant provisions of the adopted building codes and standards. In addition, recommendations support community development of long-term strategies to reduce future damage and impacts from storms and improve community resilience.

Permitting and Inspection Process for Disaster-Resilient Residential Home

FEMA 2021, DRR, permitting, SSG

August 9, 2021

This Fact Sheet informs homeowners or their designated representatives—such as a contractor—about the permitting and inspection process, which helps protect the homes, lands, and natural resources of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI). By completing these steps and responsibilities as described, your home will be more resilient to natural disasters.