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October 7, 2011
News Release
SAN JUAN, PR -- Government of Puerto Rico and federal officials announced today, that State/Federal Disaster Recovery Centers will change their operating hours starting Monday, October 10, 2011. The centers will now be available Monday through Friday, from 7:00 am to 6:00 p.m. On Saturdays, the Centers will work from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm and will remain closed on Sundays. Centers will remain open on Monday, October 10 and Wednesday, October 12 (Columbus Day Holiday) on their regular hours.  
October 7, 2011
News Release
SAN JUAN, PR -- The Government of Puerto Rico and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will open tomorrow, a State/Federal Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Aguas Buenas to support applicants which have already registered for disaster assistance with FEMA. DRC operating hours are Monday through Friday, from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm and Saturday from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. The new center will be available at the following location: DRC in Aguas BuenasEstadio Sammy RodríguezCarr. 174, Km 28
October 6, 2011
News Release
SAN JUAN, PR -- The State/Federal Disaster Recovery Centers in Luquillo, Juncos and Ponce will be ceasing their operations on Saturday October 8, 2011, announced today officials of the Government of Puerto Rico and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Survivors may continue visiting the remaining DRCs and applying for disaster assistance by calling 1-800-621-3362 (FEMA), via internet at www.disasterassistance.gov, www.fema.gov or via mobile phone application m.fema.gov.
October 5, 2011
News Release
SAN JUAN, PR -- Government of Puerto Rico and federal officials urged survivors unemployed as a direct result of the damages caused by Hurricane Irene in Arroyo, Coamo, Humacao, Jayuya, Patillas, Ponce, Aguas Buenas, Cidra, Comerío, Juncos and Orocovis to apply for benefit payments under the Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) program, before October 10, 2011.
October 4, 2011
Disaster Federal Register Notice
October 4, 2011
News Release
SAN JUAN, PR -- As survivors and communities in Puerto Rico continue recovering from the heavy rains, flooding, landslides and mudslides left by Hurricane Irene, Government of Puerto Rico and federal officials review the activities triggered by the disaster, after a month. The coordinated recovery operation between the Government of Puerto Rico and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has resulted in the disbursal of more than $17.7 million in disaster aid to 16,846 survivors.
October 3, 2011
News Release
SAN JUAN, PR -- The State/Federal Disaster Recovery Centers in Arroyo and Cayey will be ceasing their operations on Wednesday October 5, 2011, announced today officials of the Government of Puerto Rico and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Survivors may continue visiting the remaining DRCs and applying for disaster assistance by calling 1-800-621-3362 (FEMA), via internet at www.disasterassistance.gov, www.fema.gov or via mobile phone application m.fema.gov.
September 29, 2011
News Release
SAN JUAN, PR -- The Government of Puerto Rico and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will open tomorrow four additional State/Federal Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Fajardo, Gurabo, Las Piedras and Trujillo Alto to support survivors which have already registered for disaster assistance with FEMA. DRCs operating hours are from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Saturday, until further notice. The new centers will be available at the following locations:
September 28, 2011
News Release
SAN JUAN, PR -- Government of Puerto Rico and federal officials urged survivors unemployed as a direct result of the damages caused by Hurricane Irene in Caguas, Canóvanas, Carolina, Cayey, Loíza, Luquillo and San Juan to apply for benefit payments under the Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) program, before October 3, 2011.
September 28, 2011
News Release
SAN JUAN, PR -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Government of Puerto Rico officials announced today that additional municipalities are eligible under the presidential disaster declaration of August 27, 2011. The disaster declaration was granted due to the rains, flooding, mudslides, and landslides caused by Hurricane Irene.

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