News Releases for New York Hurricane Sandy (DR-4085)

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Monday, December 17, 2012 - 17:02
NEW YORK – New Yorkers beginning the rebuilding process will have more opportunities to receive technical information on improvements to protect their homes from future storms.Beginning Tuesday, Dec...
Sunday, December 16, 2012 - 17:22
NEW YORK – Five tools new to help people who are deaf, hard of hearing or blind are being used for Hurricane Sandy disaster response by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. At New York disaster...
Sunday, December 16, 2012 - 17:15
NEW YORK – The Met Council distributed 170,000 pounds of food and prepared 85,000 meals. A rock climbing gym in Brooklyn became a staging ground for first responders. Taxicabs in New York are...
Sunday, December 16, 2012 - 17:09
NEW YORK – The partnership between New York State, New York City, other municipalities, the Army Corps of Engineers and the Federal Emergency Management Agency has made significant progress in...
Sunday, December 16, 2012 - 17:01
NEW YORK – New York University’s Langone Medical Center in Manhattan has been approved for two FEMA grants totaling $35.5 million to defray costs associated with Hurricane Sandy. These FEMA grants...
Saturday, December 15, 2012 - 17:20
NEW YORK – Survivors should not wait to settle with their insurance companies before applying for Small Business Administration disaster loan assistance. FEMA and the SBA encourage survivors of...
Saturday, December 15, 2012 - 16:55
NEW YORK – Hurricane Sandy survivors in Staten Island have until 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16, to visit the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) at Borough Hall. The center is at 10 Richmond Terrace, Staten...
Saturday, December 15, 2012 - 16:16
New York – Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency, at the request of the state of New York, has approved a four-week extension to the Transitional...
Friday, December 14, 2012 - 15:32
NEW YORK — Since Hurricane Sandy struck New York, the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s mission has been to help individuals and families recover from the disaster and will continue to support...
Friday, December 14, 2012 - 14:39
NEW YORK – A Disaster Recovery Center at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Brooklyn will not be open for logistical reasons on Saturday, Dec. 15, but will reopen to help Hurricane Sandy survivors at 9...
Friday, December 14, 2012 - 14:35
NEW YORK – The State of New York and the Federal Emergency Management Agency are altering the weekend schedules of Disaster Recovery Centers throughout New York to reflect the fact that most...
Thursday, December 13, 2012 - 16:40
NEW YORK – The Federal Emergency Management Agency is committed to helping all eligible New York disaster survivors recover from Hurricane Sandy, including U.S. citizens, non-citizen nationals and...
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 - 18:53
NEW YORK – The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today it is awarding nearly $4 million to two local governments to help pay for costs associated with implementing the Sheltering and...
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 17:29
NEW YORK – Hurricane Sandy survivors have until 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, to visit the Disaster Recovery Center at Meadowmere Park in Nassau County.   The center is at 14 Meyer Ave., Lawrence, NY...
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 17:26
NEW YORK – The deadline for Hurricane Sandy survivors in 13 designated New York counties to register for Federal Emergency Management Agency disaster assistance has been extended to January 28, 2013...
Monday, December 10, 2012 - 11:14
NEW YORK – The State of New York and the Federal Emergency Management Agency have new Disaster Recovery Centers in Kings and Nassau counties to assist Hurricane Sandy survivors. Locations and hours...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 - 13:23
NEW YORK – New York residents beginning the rebuilding process will have another opportunity to get expert advice from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Beginning on Tuesday, December...
Saturday, December 8, 2012 - 14:52
NEW YORK – Five weeks after Hurricane Sandy howled into meteorological history, the State of New York and the Federal Emergency Management Agency continue at full pace to assist survivors of the...
Saturday, December 8, 2012 - 14:48
New Public Assistance grants to NYPD, NYU Medical Center and NYC Sanitation NEW YORK – This week, the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced three new Public Assistance (PA) grants to New York...
Saturday, December 8, 2012 - 14:20
New York – Hurricane Sandy survivors, who received temporary housing assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and continue to have a housing need, must fill out an important form for...

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