Disaster Preparedness • Economic Recovery • Resilience

Economic Recovery Assessment


To capture the needs of a community and businesses post-disaster an economic recovery assessment should be completed. This page provides resources and examples of successful assessments and how they assisted in the recovery process.


Leadership in a Time of Crisis: A Toolkit for Economic Recovery and Resiliency

IEDC is proud to announce the release of a revised Leadership in a Time of Crisis toolkit. The toolkit was developed by IEDC with nationwide input and funded in part by grants from the U.S…. …more


California Wildfires Economic Recovery Assessment (November 2007)

This presentation assess the economic impacts and business recovery efforts for a group of community and business stakeholders associated with the San Diego Regional Chamber. IEDC with suppo… …more


Cedar Rapids Economic Recovery Assessment

This report provides recommendations for the City of Cedar Rapids, IA with economic recovery and rebuilding after the 2008 flooding. Written in August, 2008 the topics on small business reco… …more


Galveston Economic Recovery Assessment Technical Report

IEDC with support from BCLC sent a team of panel experts to assist Galveston, Texas in their economic recovery from Hurricane Ike in 2008. The team developed this report in January, 2009, Ga… …more


Impact Assessment – Community Development Finance Institutions Response To Hurricane Sandy

On November 14, 2012, the Community Development Fund Institute (CDFI) Fund sent a letter to CDFIs for impact assessment of Superstorm Sandy on CDFIs and their clients. In conducting this bri… …more


Terrebonne Economic Recovery Needs Assessment

IEDC with support from an EDA grant provided assistance to Terrebonne Parish, LA to assess their economic recovery needs from Hurricane Gustav as well as the recent Deepwater Horizon Oil Spi… …more


Webinar Recording: Asset Mapping & Data Collection Before a Crisis

On May 28th, 2014 from 2:30 to 4:00 PM EST IEDC held the webinar Asset Mapping & Data Collection Before a Crisis. Within minutes a disaster can turn an entire neighborhood, district, and… …more