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September 18, 2011
News Release
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) will open a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Philadelphia County on Monday to help residents and business owners with their recovery from the recent storms and flooding. Representatives from the U.S. Small Business Administration will be available to answer questions about low interest rate loans. Opening Date:September 19, 2011 Address:Packard Building111 S. 15th StreetPhiladelphia , PA 19102
September 18, 2011
News Release
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) announced that, to date, more than $13.8 million is approved for Pennsylvanians who suffered damage from Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee.
September 18, 2011
News Release
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- If you filed an application for disaster assistance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for property damaged by the recent storms, expect a call from a FEMA inspector. FEMA and the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) are sending inspectors into federally declared disaster areas as soon as possible. An inspector should visit your home within a few days after you apply.
September 17, 2011
News Release
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) will open a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Lebanon County this Sunday to help residents and business owners with their recovery from the recent storms and flooding. Opening Date: September 18, 2011 Address:Lebanon Valley Mall22nd & Cumberland StreetsLebanon, PA 17046 Hours:This Sunday from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.Beginning on Monday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.
September 15, 2011
News Release
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Many Pennsylvania residents and business owners suffered losses following recent floods. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) want those who were affected to know more about grants and low-interest loans for which they may be eligible. Here are answers to the most frequently asked questions about disaster assistance:
September 15, 2011
News Release
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- When disaster survivors call FEMA's 800 No. to register for disaster assistance, they may get a busy signal because of the heavy volume of calls. Widespread flood and other disasters around the country have increased the volume of people applying for federal aid.
September 14, 2011
News Release
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced the opening of seven Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) to help residents and business owners with their recovery from the recent storms and flooding. Centers are operating in the following locations: Wyoming CountyTunkhannock Area Administration41 Philadelphia AvenueTunkhannock, PA 18657 Bradford CountyTowanda Fire Department101 Elm St., Towanda PA 18848
September 12, 2011
News Release
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama’s major disaster declaration issued for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required:
September 12, 2011
Disaster Federal Register Notice
September 12, 2011
News Release
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal aid has been made available to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and ordered federal aid to supplement commonwealth and local recovery efforts in the area affected by Tropical Storm Lee beginning on September 3, 2011, and continuing.

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