Press Releases

FEMA is still accepting applications through Dec. 16 from people in St. Clair County, Illinois, whose home or personal property was damaged by the July floods. More than $18 million in federal assistance has already been awarded so far.
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Anyone affected by Hurricane Ian who has an NFIP policy and has suffered flood damage should begin filing their claim now.
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More than $2.97 billion in federal grants, disaster loans and flood insurance payments has been provided to the state of Florida and to households after Hurricane Ian, with FEMA providing $769 million to households and $358 million to the state for emergency response. The U.S. Small Business Administration has provided $1 billion in disaster loans, while the National Flood Insurance Program has paid $793 million in claims.
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Today, FEMA announced that additional disaster assistance is available to the Seminole Tribe of Florida by authorizing an increase in the level of federal funding for debris removal and emergency protective measures undertaken as a result of Hurricane Ian, beginning Sept. 23, 2022, and continuing.
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Disaster survivors working on their homes after Hurricane Fiona can visit the Walmart store in Cotto Laurel, Ponce to talk with FEMA mitigation specialists about their damage and discuss how to best repair their homes.
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The St. Clair County Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) hours will change at both locations starting Monday, November 28.
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The St. Clair County Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) hours will change at both locations starting next week.
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The St. Clair County Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) hours will change at both locations starting Monday, November 28.
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The Federal Emergency Management Agency will be sending more than $21 million to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to reimburse the Massachusetts Department of Early Childhood Education and Care for purchasing personal protective equipment (PPE) and supplies during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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The temporary Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Barranquitas, Jayuya, Lares, Loíza, Salinas, San Sebastián and Yauco will be closing permanently.
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