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2012-08-21 16:15 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The disaster recovery centers in Lake City and Live Oak will become disaster loan outreach centers operated by the U.S. Small Business Administration Monday, Aug. 27, to assist Tropical Storm Debby survivors.

2012-08-21 16:09 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – There are a number of ways for Tropical Storm Debby survivors to get help as they recover from Tropical Storm Debby.Information and assistance is available in the following ways:

2012-08-20 19:05 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.-Tropical Storm Debby survivors have two weeks remaining to register for federal disaster assistance.Applications must be received by Tuesday, Sept. 4, to be considered for disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration.All survivors who had storm-related damage to their home, vehicle, personal property, business or its inventory between June 23 and July 26 should register for assistance.

2012-08-20 15:26 - Updates

Survivors can still get face-to-face help at two disaster recovery centers located in Columbia and Suwannee counties. Hours are still 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Representatives from Florida's State Emergency Response Team, FEMA and the U.S. Small Business Administration are at the centers to answer questions, explain available disaster assistance programs and help survivors apply for aid.

2012-08-17 15:01 - Updates

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2012-08-16 16:57 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.—Tropical Storm Debby survivors have two weeks remaining to register for federal disaster assistance.Applications must be received by Tuesday, Sept. 4, to be considered for disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration.All survivors who had storm-related damage to their home, vehicle, personal property, business or its inventory between June 23 and July 26 should register for assistance.

2012-08-16 13:14 - Updates

Click here to listen to and/or download the PSA. Transcript:The following message is brought to you by the Florida Division of Emergency Management, the Florida Association of Broadcasters, and the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

2012-08-15 20:20 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Members of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the Suwannee County Chamber of Commerce and the Lake City/Columbia County Chamber of Commerce are teaming up this week to provide information and advice on cleaning up and rebuilding homes after Tropical Storm Debby.

2012-08-15 19:59 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Members of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and a home improvement store are teaming up this week to provide information and advice on cleaning up and rebuilding homes after Tropical Storm Debby. FEMA mitigation specialists, who can explain disaster-resistant ways to repair and rebuild, will be in Clay County beginning Wednesday, Aug. 15.

2012-08-15 19:55 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Members of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and a home improvement store are teaming up this week to provide information and advice on cleaning up and rebuilding homes after Tropical Storm Debby. FEMA mitigation specialists, who can explain disaster-resistant ways to repair and rebuild, will be in Pasco County beginning Wednesday, Aug. 15.