Region II News

Main Content
July 11, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. -- To protect a home from damage from a flood or a hurricane takes more than just making the outside stronger. The inside of the house can be better protected from wind and water with a...
July 11, 2013
 TRENTON, N.J.  -- In the weeks after a large-scale disaster or catastrophic event, a range of work begins to help impacted communities focus not only on a path out of destruction but on enhancing...
July 11, 2013
TRENTON, Nueva Jersey -- Mientras Nueva Jersey continúa con la recuperación tras el huracán Sandy, los inspectores de las diferentes áreas de muchos programas de la Agencia Federal para el Manejo de...
July 11, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. -- As recovery from Superstorm Sandy continues in New Jersey, one major improvement project is the conversion of a destroyed residential neighborhood in the Borough of Sayreville to a...
July 10, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. -- As New Jersey continues recovery from Sandy inspectors from many different program areas of the Federal Emergency Management Agency are working in the Garden State. FEMA inspectors...
July 10, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. -- As the Federal Emergency Management Agency continues to release Preliminary Work Maps of flood zones in New Jersey, residents with questions about National Flood Insurance Program...
July 9, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. -- Disaster assistance may be available for losses not covered by an insurance settlement for New Jersey survivors of Superstorm Sandy. That is why the Federal Emergency Management...
July 9, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. -- Disaster assistance to New Jersey survivors of Superstorm Sandy by the numbers as of July 8: Total Federal Assistance: $5.3 billion $3.5 billion in total National Flood Insurance...
July 2, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. -- Disaster assistance to New Jersey survivors of Hurricane Sandy by the numbers as of July 1: Total Federal Assistance: $6.8 billion $5 billion in total National Flood Insurance...
June 27, 2013
NEW YORK — The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration have approved more than $7.6 billion in direct assistance to homeowners, renters, businesses, government...
June 26, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. -- At the request of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, President Obama authorized a federal cost-share increase for projects funded by the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Public...
June 26, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. --The Federal Emergency Management Agency reminds state agencies and local jurisdictions that the State of New Jersey has extended the deadline to Oct. 31 to complete debris removal and...
June 24, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. -- As disaster survivors in New Jersey continue the process of rebuilding their lives and property, there is an issue many could face: “substantial damage,” as defined by the National...
June 24, 2013
TRENTON, N.J.-- Disaster assistance to New Jersey survivors of Superstorm Sandy by the numbers as of June 17: $401.6 million in FEMA grants approved for individuals and households $346.14 million for...
June 21, 2013
TRENTON, N.J. – Superstorm Sandy left many thousands of homes, municipal services and emergency service facilities across New Jersey without power. But Seaside Heights, aSeaside Heights, NJ...
June 20, 2013
NEW YORK — Since Hurricane Sandy struck New York, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved more than $1.5 billion in Public Assistance grants to reimburse local, state and tribal...
June 20, 2013
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced five newly selected members of the FEMA National Youth Preparedness Council (...
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...
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...
June 17, 2013
TRENTON, NJ – The Federal Emergency Management Agency is releasing preliminary work maps for four New Jersey counties heavily impacted by Superstorm Sandy – Hudson, Monmouth, Ocean and Atlantic. The...

Pages

Back to Top