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November 29, 2011
MIDLOTHIAN, Va. -- Some Louisa County residents are reluctant to register with FEMA for earthquake assistance because they fear FEMA will condemn their homes and they'll have no place to live.  Many...
November 29, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The 2011 hurricane season ends officially on November 30. Once the possibilities for continued bad weather or even a federally declared disaster fade, families have time to reflect...
November 28, 2011
MIDLOTHIAN, Va. -- Always ask for identification if someone approaches you about your personal or business disaster losses, officials of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the...
November 28, 2011
MIDLOTHIAN, Va. -- When fraud occurs during disaster recovery, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has a responsibility to take action. People who intentionally try to defraud the...
November 23, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The deadline is very near for individuals who had damage from Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee to apply for disaster assistance. The registration deadline is December 14,...
November 22, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- On Wednesday, Nov. 30, with individual assistance for damage following Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee well over the quarter billion dollar mark in federal aid approved, the...
November 22, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Close to $312 million in funding is approved for Pennsylvanians struck by Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee, announced the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the...
November 21, 2011
MIDLOTHIAN, Va. -- Register, Register, Register! That is the message that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) wants everyone to understand. In preliminary damage assessments, there were...
November 21, 2011
MIDLOTHIAN, Va. -- FEMA Hazard Mitigation specialists will be providing free publications in several Louisa County locations, officials of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the...
November 18, 2011
MIDLOTHIAN, Va. -- New hours for the Louisa County Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will go into effect Saturday, November 19, officials of the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) and...
November 18, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Certain private nonprofit organizations (PNPs) may be eligible for disaster assistance for losses suffered during Hurricane Irene and/or Tropical Storm Lee, announced the...
November 18, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) announced five additional counties have been added to the Public Assistance...
November 18, 2011
MIDLOTHIAN, Va. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) announced today that Spotsylvania County has been approved for federal...
November 17, 2011
MIDLOTHIAN, Va. -- Often earthquake damage can mimic plain old wear and tear or be so subtle it's hard to find, say officials of the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) and the Federal...
November 17, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Huntingdon County will close...
November 17, 2011
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the Commonwealth of Virginia to supplement...
November 17, 2011
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 the Commonwealth of...
November 16, 2011
MIDLOTHIAN, Va. -- In less than two weeks, more than $2.5 million in grants has been approved for individuals and households in Louisa County, officials of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (...
November 16, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- When a disaster strikes, it’s good to know the Commonwealth is authorized to offer crisis counseling in presidentially declared major disaster areas. Help is available for...
November 15, 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Federal and Commonwealth disaster officials caution Pennsylvanians who received disaster assistance funds to use the money wisely. To date, more than $276 million in federal grants...

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