AYDEN, N.C. – The Ayden Town Council approved on Monday a way to help communities get federal aid from FEMA during a disaster.
They approved the Neuse River Mitigation Plan.
It is a joint venture with five counties including Greene, Lenoir, Jones and Wayne County.
Each group has to have a plan to lessen the impact on people.
The plan costs about $77,000 and is fully funded with federal and state money.