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August 17, 2010
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Nearly $68 million in federal grants has been obligated to help the state of Oklahoma and its communities recover from the December blizzard and January ice storm, officials with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management (OEM) said Tuesday. Included in the total is nearly $36 million to help reimburse eight Oklahoma electric cooperatives and associations for repairs to infrastructure damaged during the ice storm. 
May 24, 2010
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- A newly released video on YouTube offers a look inside a recent series of workshops that provided vital information for Oklahoma emergency managers who want federal grants to help make their communities safer. The workshops, presented by hazard mitigation specialists from the state of Oklahoma and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), focused on the process of applying for grants for safe rooms, outdoor warning sirens and other mitigation measures.
April 20, 2010
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Local governments and other public entities in 41 Oklahoma counties hit by the December blizzard and/or January ice storm face a deadline this week to file their official requests for federal assistance, Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials announced. 
April 16, 2010
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Oklahoma emergency managers and other public officials who want to take advantage of federal funds to make their communities safer can get the information they need at a workshop coming soon to their area. Hazard Mitigation specialists from the Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are teaming up to offer guidance free of charge at various workshops to be held in April and May.
March 29, 2010
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Communities with piles of fallen trees, branches and other debris remaining from the December blizzard and/or January ice storm are encouraged to move forward with their cleanup operations, federal and state disaster recovery officials said Thursday. "Some communities had massive amounts of debris, and we’re advising them to go ahead and get the cleanup work done," said Gregory W. Eaton, the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) federal coordinating officer for the disasters.
March 22, 2010
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Oklahoma's two severe winter storms - the massive Christmas Eve blizzard followed by the January ice storm - caused extensive damage to roads, bridges, utility lines and other public infrastructure in many parts of the state. Today, specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are working side by side with state and local officials to help Oklahoma recover from the disasters.
March 22, 2010
News Release
Federal disaster assistance is available through FEMA’s Public Assistance (PA) Grant Program to help Oklahomans recover from the Dec. 24-25, 2009, blizzard and the Jan. 28-30, 2010, ice storm. Under the program, FEMA is providing supplemental financial assistance to the state and state agencies, local and tribal governments, and certain private nonprofit organizations for their eligible response and recovery expenses.
March 22, 2010
Disaster Federal Register Notice
March 18, 2010
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okl. -- State agencies, local and tribal governments and certain private nonprofit organizations in the Oklahoma counties hit hard by the December blizzard and/or January ice storm are facing deadlines to file their official requests for federal assistance, state of Oklahoma and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials have announced. Filing a Request for Public Assistance (RPA) with the state is the first step in the process of applying for federal reimbursements under FEMA’s Public Assistance Grant Program.
February 25, 2010
News Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of Oklahoma to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas struck by a severe winter storm during the period of December 24, 2009, to December 25, 2009.

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