The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) granted a request by the Central Office for Recovery, Reconstruction and Resiliency (COR3) to eliminate what is known as the “2019 Agreement”. This agreement directed the COR3 reimbursement processes since April 2019.
FEMA has awarded grants totaling $8,912,357 for the State of Florida to reimburse applicants for debris removal, emergency response, repairs and administrative costs following Hurricane Irma in 2017. ¬
Four Years After Hurricane María, FEMA allocated more than $25 billion corresponding to 8,460 projects, which boosts the growth of the construction industry on the island and helps reactivate the local economy.
Sept. 16, 2021 marked one year since Hurricane Sally made landfall near the Florida and Alabama border... To date, federal assistance for Hurricane Sally recovery totals more than $326.5 million, including FEMA grants, National Flood Insurance Program payments and disaster loans provided by the U.S. Small Business Administration.
Essex, Hudson, Mercer and Union counties were designated for Individual Assistance. These counties will now join the previously designated counties of Bergen, Gloucester, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Passaic and Somerset.
FEMA has approved grants of more than $4.7 million for two hazard mitigation projects for the city of Panama City to reduce its risk of critical facility failure during future disasters. Funding from FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) was approved in response to a proposal by the city after Hurricane Michael in 2018.