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October 24, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be at the Miller Craft Fair in Ulster County this weekend to offer information on preparing for future disasters, flood insurance and rebuilding safer and stronger. FEMA staff will have a display booth at the Miller Craft Fair, 65 Fording Place Road, Lake Katrine, NY on Saturday, Oct. 22 and Sunday, Oct. 23, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
October 24, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be in an Essex County home improvement store early next week. The FEMA experts will be at ProBuild Lumber Yard, 884 NYS Route 9N, Ticonderoga, NY 12883, on Monday, Oct. 24 to Thursday, Oct. 27, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. The mitigation experts will provide information on:
October 24, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be at the Merrick Fall Festival in Nassau County this weekend to offer information on preparing for future disasters, flood insurance and rebuilding safer and stronger. FEMA staff will have a display booth at the Merrick Fall Festival, on Saturday, Oct. 22 and Sunday, Oct. 23, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Merrick Railroad Station on Sunrise Highway & Merrick Avenue, Merrick, NY.
October 24, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be at the Special Olympics in Warren County this Friday to offer information on preparing for future disasters, flood insurance and rebuilding safer and stronger. FEMA staff will have a display booth on at the ADK Sports Complex, 326 Sherman Avenue, Queensbury, NY 12804 on Friday, Oct. 21 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
October 24, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will soon be in home improvement stores in two counties. The FEMA experts will be at stores in Dutchess and Orange counties:
October 24, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. – Residents of Orange and Ulster counties hit by both Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee may be eligible for federal aid from both disasters but must register separately for each incident, officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) said today. Five counties in New York State are included in two separate federally declared disasters. Orange and Ulster counties were recently declared eligible for Individual Assistance (IA), after being hit by Tropical Storm Lee.  Earlier they were declared eligible for IA after being hit by Hurricane Irene.
October 19, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. – If you are one of the millions of New Yorkers with a cat, dog or other companion animal, now is a good time to start planning for what to do with your pet in the event of disaster. “It is very important to have a disaster plan for your pets,” said Federal Coordinating Officer Philip E. Parr of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). “Being ready increases the likelihood of survival for you and your pets. It’s best to be prepared.”
October 19, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are in five county stores this week. They are at stores in Clinton, Nassau, Orange, Schenectady and Ulster counties: Clinton CountyLowe’s39 Centre Drive,Plattsburgh, NY 12901Hours are Friday, Oct. 21 to Wednesday, Oct. 26, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
October 19, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. – Disaster survivors with disabilities and others with access and functional needs are getting a little extra assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as they face the challenge of rebuilding their homes and lives in the wake of Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee.
October 18, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y.  – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) are strongly urging New Yorkers who have applied for disaster aid to complete and return their SBA loan applications. To date, SBA has approved more than $43 million in low-interest disaster loans for New Yorkers who suffered damage from Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee.

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