County of Ocean Department of Consumer Affairs Hiring Home Improvement Contractors
New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs License Verification System.
A Description of HMGP From the FEMA Website
“The Hazard Mitigation Grant Prgram (HMGP) provides grants to states and local governments to implement long-term hazard mitigation measures after a major disaster delaration. The purpose of the HMGP is to reduce the loss of life and property due to natural disasters and to enable mitigation measures to be implemented during the immediate recovery from a disaster. The HMGP is authorized under Section 404 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act.”
RREM: Reconstruction, Rehabilitation, Elevation and Mitigation
“The Rehabilitation, Reconstruction, Elevation and Mitigation (RREM) program will assist you in Rehabilitation, Reconstruction, Elevation and Mitigation (RREM) so that you can do the necessary work on your home to make it livable and to comply with requirements for structures located in flood plains. RREM provides grants to eligible Homeowners up to $150,000. The RREM program is intended to “fill the gap” between the cost of repairs and other funds the owner has received to repair the structure.”
HMGP Step by Step Checklist
New Jersey Department of Health “Mold: Guidelines for New Jersey”
The purpose of these guidelines is to help New Jersey resident understand mold basics, clean up mold in a safe manner, and if necessary, select a mold consultant or remediation contractor. These guidelines are intendedfor residential buildings.
United States Environmental Protection Agency: A Brief Guide to Mold, Moisture and Your Home