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October 29, 2010
News Release
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- Residents in eastern North Carolina have received more than $2.5 million in federal funds to help them recover from flooding and wind caused by the remnants of Tropical Storm Nicole. "We know this help can't come soon enough for those who were impacted by the floods," said State Emergency Management Director Doug Hoell. "We'll continue working hand-in-hand with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and our local partners to help those affected by the storms."
October 28, 2010
News Release
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- If you suffered damage from Tropical Storm Nicole, register for disaster assistance and keep in touch. Homeowners and renters in 10 North Carolina counties who have registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for federal and state disaster assistance need to keep information current. Accurate and complete information will assist in timely delivery of assistance.
October 28, 2010
News Release
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- Disaster Recovery Centers established by the state and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in Onslow and Pitt counties will be closed after 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30. Eight other centers will remain open to assist North Carolinians whose property was damaged by the severe storms and flooding from Tropical Storm Nicole. Applicants can visit any center for in-person answers to their specific disaster-related questions.
October 27, 2010
News Release
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- Inspectors contracted by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have begun contacting North Carolina residents who have applied for federal disaster assistance for damage caused by severe storms and flooding associated with Tropical Storm Nicole.
October 26, 2010
News Release
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- For many North Carolinians recovering from flooding from Tropical Storm Nicole, completing a disaster loan application is an essential step. Funds to repair or replace flood-damaged real estate and personal property (including automobiles) may come in the form of low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
October 26, 2010
News Release
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) mitigation specialists are in North Carolina assisting residents as a result of the severe storms and flooding from Tropical Storm Nicole. Beginning Wednesday, Oct. 27, they will staff an informational table at Lowe’s in New Bern, offering advice and publications on how to rebuild smarter and stronger. Hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily through Nov. 1 at the following location: Craven CountyLowe's1400 Lowe's Blvd.New Bern, NC 28562
October 25, 2010
News Release
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. – Disaster Recovery Centers are open six days a week in 10 counties to help North Carolinians who suffered losses and damages as a result of the severe storms and flooding from Tropical Storm Nicole in late September. Hours this week are 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday at locations in Beaufort, Bertie, Brunswick, Craven, Hertford, Jones, Onslow, Pender, Pitt and Tyrrell counties. All are closed on Sunday.
October 22, 2010
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. --? Four disaster recovery centers have opened in Brunswick, Jones, Pender and Pitt counties to help those whose homes or businesses were affected by Tropical Storm Nicole. The new centers will be located in Bolivia, Greenville, Maple Hill and Trenton. Representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the North Carolina Division of Emergency Management and local agencies will be available to explain assistance programs and help survivors apply for disaster aid.
October 21, 2010
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. – Less than a week after North Carolina received a major disaster declaration for flooding from Tropical Storm Nicole, almost 1,300 people have registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency for assistance and more than $1.3 million in federal grants has been approved to help storm survivors.
October 21, 2010
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C.  – Community Relations specialists from the state of North Carolina and Federal Emergency Management Agency are working with local partners to reach out to survivors who sustained damage by Tropical Storm Nicole between Sept. 27 and Oct. 1. Teams are going door-to-door in communities in the disaster-declared counties offering individuals and business owners information about available disaster assistance programs and encouraging people to register for federal disaster assistance.

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