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WASHINGTON -- FEMA announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Mississippi to supplement state, tribal and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by Hurricane Ida from Aug. 28-Sept. 1, 2021. 
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Delaware and Dauphin counties are now eligible to receive Public Assistance (PA) - PA provides funding for repairs of public infrastructure. Federal aid has been granted to augment state and local recovery efforts in the areas damaged by the Remnants of Hurricane Ida. Damage assessments are continuing, and additional counties may be designated at a later date.
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BOTHELL, Wash. – Canyon County, Idaho, will be placed on probationary status by the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) on December 21, 2021, due to violations in the community’s floodplain management program.
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As the people of New York repair and rebuild their homes, FEMA has teamed with Lowe’s stores on Staten Island to provide free information and tips on how to make homes damaged by natural disasters stronger and safer
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The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) for Bedford County opens Friday Oct. 22 at 1:00 p.m. at the Bedford Fire Department, 248 W Penn St., Bedford, PA. The entrance at the rear.
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If you disagree with FEMA’s decision on disaster assistance, you have the option to submit an appeal and have FEMA look at your case again.
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FEMA is proposing updates to the Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) for the City of Colonial Heights, Virginia. Community partners are invited to participate in a 90-day appeal and comment period.
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Preliminary flood risk information and updated Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) are available for review in Kaufman County, Texas. Residents and business owners are encouraged to review the latest information to learn about local flood risks and potential future flood insurance requirements.
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FEMA is proposing updates to the Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) for Prince George County, Virginia. Community partners are invited to participate in a 90-day appeal and comment period.
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FEMA has approved a grant of $13,715,504 for the State of Florida to reimburse Escambia County for costs associated with county-wide debris removal after Hurricane Sally.
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