$7 million in federal funding is available for hazard mitigation and resiliency projects in Otsego, Chenango, Delaware and Schoharie Counties through the FEMA Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. This program assists local governments and non-profit organizations as they rebuild communities across the state that have been impacted by recent natural disasters. According to Governor Cuomo’s office these efforts are aimed at increasing the State’s resiliency, reducing hardship, and mitigating the risk of loss and damage associated with future disasters. Application deadline is June 1.