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September 24, 2009
WASHINGTON - The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available for the State of...
Georgia
September 24, 2009
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 Georgia. Assistance for...
Georgia
June 19, 2009
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Monday, June 22, is the deadline for south Georgians who suffered damage from the March 26-April 13 severe storms and flooding to apply for disaster assistance. Registration is...
Georgia
June 17, 2009
ATLANTA, Ga. -- The Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have scheduled a series of workshops next month to explain a joint hazard mitigation...
Georgia
June 17, 2009
ATLANTA, Ga. -- More than $5.49 million in disaster assistance has been approved for south Georgia residents who suffered damage from the March 26-April 13 severe storms and flooding, announced...
Georgia
June 10, 2009
ATLANTA, Ga. -- South Georgia residents have already survived weeks of flooding but it's time to get ready for hurricane season, said officials with the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) and...
Georgia
June 2, 2009
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Popular yet incorrect notions about the National Flood Insurance Program can lead homeowners and businesses to pass up this easy and important safeguard. Here are some truths about...
Georgia
June 1, 2009
ATLANTA, Ga. -- There are more than 91,000 flood insurance policies in the State of Georgia, but         that's not enough. Recent storms and flooding in Georgia have led to more than 1,200 houses...
Georgia
May 30, 2009
ATLANTA, Ga. -- More than $5 million in federal aid has been approved to help Georgians with losses from the March 26-April 13 storms and flooding. Nevertheless, people may continue to need questions...
Georgia
May 28, 2009
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Following a disaster, survivors may hear inaccurate, incomplete or misleading information about disaster assistance. The Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) and the Federal...
Georgia

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