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November 8, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be at Home for the Holidays Show, part of Arts, Crafts & Lifestyle Shows in Schenectady County this Friday, Saturday and Sunday to offer information on preparing for future disasters, flood insurance and rebuilding safer and stronger.
November 8, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be at the 35th Herkimer County Arts & Crafts Fair 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 Arts & Crafts Fair, on Saturday, Nov. 12, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 13, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Herkimer County Community College, 100 Reservoir Road, Herkimer, N.Y. 13350.
November 7, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. – State and federal Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Broome, Schoharie and Tioga counties will close at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, according to officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Closing are the centers at the Vestal Public Library in Vestal, the Nichols Elementary School in Nichols and the Volunteer Emergency Squad building in Richmondville.
November 4, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. – Beginning Monday, Nov. 7, the hours of operation for all state and federal Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in New York will change. The new hours will be Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The facilities are closed on Sundays. All DRCs will be closed in observance of the upcoming Veterans Day national holiday Friday, Nov. 11 and will reopen Saturday, Nov. 12 at 9:00 a.m.
November 2, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. – The state and federal Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Gloversville, operating from the Gloversville Senior Citizens Services Center at 53 Church Street, will close Tuesday, Nov. 1, at 8 p.m., according to officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
November 2, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be in an Oneida County home improvement store this week to offer advice on ways to protect your home from future disasters. They will be at Lowe’s, 710 Horatio St, Utica, N.Y. 13502. The hours are Friday, Nov. 4 to Wednesday, Nov. 9, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The mitigation experts will provide information on:
November 2, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. – Some individuals who registered for federal disaster assistance due to Hurricane Irene and/or Tropical Storm Lee may have been denied aid. An appeals process, however, can ensure those affected by the storms will receive all benefits for which they are legally eligible. “The recovery process doesn’t necessarily end with the initial determination,” said Federal Coordinating Officer Philip E. Parr. “Sometimes ineligibility may mean that more information is needed.”
November 2, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. – The state and federal Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Johnson City, operating from the Police Department at 31 Avenue C, will close Friday, Nov. 4, at 8 p.m., according to officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). A number of DRCs remain open to serve the public. People who were unable to visit the facility closing in Johnson City can seek information and guidance at those DRCs that continue to operate.
November 2, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be in a Broome County home improvement store this week to offer advice on ways to protect your home from future disasters. They will be at Lowe’s, 225 Sycamore Road, Vestal, NY 13850. The hours are Friday, Nov. 4 to Wednesday, Nov. 9, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The mitigation experts will provide information on:
November 2, 2011
News Release
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be in a Clinton County home improvement store this week to offer advice on ways to protect your home from future disasters. They will be at Lowe’s, 39 Centre Drive, Plattsburgh, N.Y. 12901. The hours are Saturday, Nov. 5 to Wednesday, Nov. 9, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The mitigation experts will provide information on:

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