FEMA Information for Tropical Storm Ida   

Flood Toolkit Dashboard

Silver Jackets: Many Partners, One Team. Several Government agencies worked together to complete the first version of this very comprehensive resource on flooding. It was released on 1/19/22 and includes links to guide you through what to do before, during and after a storm. Click HERE for the complete Flood Toolkit Dashboard. 

SBA Disaster Field Operations Center at Darien Library Closing Update - Online Application Extension until January 28, 2022
CT Disaster Loans Fact Sheet - Extended Deadlines - 12-17-21

Tropical Storm Ida received a Federal Disaster Declaration on 10/30/21

The information on this webpage is designed to assist those seeking federal assistance for damage from Tropical Storm Ida. If any information is unclear, please reach out to the Emergency Management Department (darieneoc@darienct.gov) right away. There is a deadline for physical damage applications of December 29, 2021. 

Click HERE for FEMA Disaster Declaration Information Sheet for Business Owners, Homeowners and Renters.

Click HERE for the SBA Disaster Loan Fact Sheet. Click HERE for the SBA Disaster Field Operations press release. 

Wednesday, November 10th at 9am -10am:Virtual Information session and Q&A led by the SBA Office of Disaster team

Register Here: Hurricane IDA Disaster Declaration Info. Session Tickets, Wed, Nov 10, 2021 at 9:00 AM | Eventbrite

The Darien Library will be hosting a Small Business Recovery Center from 11/03/21 through 01/02/2022. The center will operate from 9:00am to 6:00pm Monday - Friday, and 10:00am from 2:00pm on Saturdays. Business owners, homeowners and renters may seek guidance during these hours.

Click HERE to view the Disaster Resource and Recovery Guide

Public Meetings on Flooding:
Board of Selectmen Meeting - 09-20-21 
Flooding Discussion Ed Gentile, PE, Director of Public Works
Jeremy Ginsberg, Director of Land Use
Craig Flaherty, PE, Redniss & Mead

Board of Selectmen Meeting - 10-25-21 (discussion begins at minute 55)
Flood Mitigation Strategy Wayne Fox, Town Counsel, Curtis, Brinckerhoff & Barrett
Ed Gentile, PE, Director of Public Works
      Jeremy Ginsberg, Director of Land Use
Marc McEwan, Emergency Management Director