New Jersey Hurricane Sandy (DR-4086)
Incident period: October 26, 2012 to November 8, 2012
Major Disaster Declaration declared on October 30, 2012
Resources for Survivors
- Sign up to receive New Jersey recovery information by email
- Identifying rumors and combatting misinformation
- Filing your flood insurance claim
- NFIP Helpline and Information
- Video: Preliminary Work Maps of Flood Zones in New Jersey
- Hazard mitigation resources for Sandy survivors
Visit FEMA.gov/sandy for an overview of full Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts.
For a video timeline of response efforts in New Jersey, click here.
For news releases in Spanish, please visit comunicado de prensa.
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
June 24, 2013
TRENTON, N.J.-- Disaster assistance to New Jersey survivors of Superstorm Sandy by the numbers as of June 17:
June 21, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. – Superstorm Sandy left many thousands of homes, municipal services and emergency service facilities across New Jersey without power.
June 20, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. ─ With summer on the horizon, New Jersey residents may be looking in closets, garages and other storage spaces for seasonal items that have been packed away since last September. As you search for items you need for the summer season, be on the lookout for signs of mold in areas of your home and property that may have been impacted by Superstorm Sandy.
June 18, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. – Seven local jurisdictions have received a total of $29.7 million in Community Disaster Loans through the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The low-interest loan program helps eligible jurisdictions that have suffered substantial revenue losses from a major disaster to perform their governmental functions. In response to Superstorm Sandy, Congress allocated additional funds to the Disaster AssistanceDirect Loan Program Account. At the request of Gov. Chris Christie, FEMA activated the programin New Jersey.
June 17, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. ─ Preliminary Work Maps have been introduced for Monmouth, Hudson, Atlantic and Ocean counties. New Jersey property owners with questions about National Flood Insurance Program rates now have a helpline to call to get the most up-to-date information. The number is 877-287-9804 for people who need information about their flood insurance rates based on the newly released National Flood Insurance Program Preliminary Work Maps for Monmouth, Hudson, Atlantic and Ocean counties.
June 17, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. — Disaster assistance to New Jersey survivors of Superstorm Sandy by the numbers as of June 14: