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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – FEMA is aware of several cases of reported identity theft involving survivors of the severe storms and tornadoes in Tennessee March 3.

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Effective immediately, FEMA will suspend, until March 30, in-field operations in support of the Puerto Rico earthquakes. FEMA personnel will continue to work on the island to support survivors.

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On March 13, 2020, the President declared the ongoing Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic of sufficient severity and magnitude to warrant an emergency declaration for all states, tribes, t

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March 13, 2020

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Elizabethtown Approved for More Than $5.2 Million to Repair Cemetery


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WASHINGTON – FEMA announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Wisconsin to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe winter

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NASHVILLE – FEMA will open a mobile registration intake center in Nashville at 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 10.

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PONCE, Puerto Rico – In the ongoing effort to reach the whole community, FEMA is offering sign language interpreters for disaster assistance information, programs and applications. 


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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – FEMA Disaster Survivor Assistance (DSA) teams are working in areas of Davidson, Putnam and Wilson Counties affected by the March 3 tornadoes and storms.

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GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – To date, FEMA has obligated over $67 million to repair and rebuild parks and other recreational facilities on the island that were damaged by Hurricane María.

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