for payment under this chapter are those that are a direct result of the
disaster and are incurred during the designated incident period. Eligible costs
(a) Debris removal to include woody
debris, building wreckage, dirt, gravel, vehicles and other disaster related
(b) Emergency protective
measures to eliminate or reduce immediate threats to life, public health or
safety or a hazard that threatens significant damage to improved public or
(c) Damage to
roads and bridges to include surfaces, bases, shoulders, ditches, drainage
structures, piers, girders, abutments, slope protection and
Ineligible costs are:
(a) Damage to water
control facilities including dams, reservoirs, levees, drainage channels, shore
protective devices, irrigation facilities and pumping facilities.
(b) Damage to buildings and
(c) Damage to utilities
including power generation facilities, sewage collection systems and water
operating expenses of local governmental units, such as salaries and expenses
of public officials, which are not directly related to the major
(e) Costs for which
payment has been, or will be, received from any other funding source.
(f) Disaster-related costs which should be
covered and compensated by insurance.
(g) Projects and claims totaling less than