The Commonwealth was awarded approximately $32 million in State Homeland Security Program (SHSP) and Urban Areas Security Initiative (UASI) grant funds over fiscal years (FYs) 2008, 2009, and 2010. Appendix A provides details of the objectives, scope, and methodology for this audit. During FYs 2008 through 2010, the Louisville UASI was awarded $1.4 million, $2.2 million, and $2.2 million, respectively. A FEMA official said that Kentucky did not score high enough on the UASI risk formula to receive funding in FYs 2011 or 2012.
Kentucky’s Management of State Homeland Security Program and Urban Areas Security Initiative Grants Awarded Fiscal Years 2008-2010