Issue Brief 19-14
April 10, 2019

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Emergency Relief (ER) program supports repair work on federal-aid highways damaged by disasters. In fiscal year (FY) 2019, FHWA has released $706 million in ER funds to 34 states.

This Issue Brief provides a summary of the ER program, and state-level funding since FY 2012.