FEMA Should Recover $2.2 Million of $27.2 Million in Public Assistance Grant Funds Awarded to Nashville-Davidson County, Tennessee, for May 2010 Flood Emergency Work [open pdf - 819KB]
"Nashville-Davidson County, Tennessee (County) received a net grant award of $69.8 million from the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency (Tennessee), a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) grantee, for damages resulting from a May 2010 flood. We audited 14 projects for emergency work totaling $19.3 million, or 71 percent of the $27.2 million awarded for emergency work. FEMA should disallow $2,164,282 of ineligible costs and direct Tennessee to monitor the County's performance for compliance with Federal grant requirements."
Department of Homeland Security, Office of Inspector General: http://www.oig.dhs.gov/
Department of Homeland Security, Office of Inspector General, Report No. OIG-16-112-D