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Now Available - 2023 Fall/Winter Resident Guide
Hartford Flood Compensation Program
by the OFFICE of the STATE COMPTROLLER
On August 10, 2023, Comptroller Sean Scanlon announced that the application for this program which went live on September 1, 2023.
Established through the adoption of the Governor’s 2024-2025 biennium budget, this $5,000,000 pilot program will be overseen by the Office of the State Comptroller (OSC), administered by Dr. Gary Rhule, and charged with providing financial assistance or reimbursement to eligible owners of real property in the city of Hartford who experienced damage caused by flooding on or after January 1, 2021.
In order to obtain reimbursement, property owners who believe they are eligible must:
Applications are now being accepted. There is no deadline for submission, but it is a first come, first served program until funds are depleted. Applicants wishing to appeal any decision will have 30 days to do so via a third-party appeals administrator.
Questions can be directed to HartfordFloodHelp@ct.gov.
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Central Branch: 500 Main Street. Hartford, CT 06103
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