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2018-04-06 13:37 - News Release

ATLANTA – Richland County in South Carolina will receive $1,655,504 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to reimburse costs for restoring sewer lines and connecting manholes in the East Public Service District damaged during the 2015 severe storms and flooding disaster. The $1.6 million grant represents the federal share of the total project cost of $2,207,338. The remainder will come from non-federal sources.

2016-09-27 19:14 - News Release

ATLANTA -- One year ago, record rainfall and river flooding inundated large swaths of South Carolina triggering a federal disaster declaration for thirty-five South Carolina counties. Now hard-hit communities are building back stronger. To date, assistance to residents and communities in South Carolina from the Federal Emergency Management Agency totals well over $164 million.

2016-01-27 18:34 - News Release

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The three remaining disaster recovery centers in South Carolina will close Friday, Jan. 29, at 6 p.m.:

2016-01-26 17:42 - News Release

FEMA-DR-4241-SC NR 075South Carolina EMD: 803-737-8500FEMA News Desk: 803-714-5894News ReleaseHelp Remains Available After Disaster Recovery Center Closes in Georgetown                                                                                                COLUMBIA, S.C. – A disaster recovery center in Georgetown County will close Wednesday, Jan. 27, at 6 p.m.:Beck Recreation Center, 2030 West Church St., Georgetown

2016-01-20 19:50 - News Release

COLUMBIA, S.C. – A disaster recovery center in Lexington County will close Friday, Jan. 22, at 6 p.m.:Irmo Library, 6251 St. Andrews Road, ColumbiaMany services available at disaster recovery centers are also available by calling the FEMA helpline. Survivors of Oct. 1-23 storms and flooding in Lexington County can get help by calling 800-621-3362 or TTY 800-462-7585; those who use 711/VRS can call 800-621-3362. Lines are open 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week until further notice.Survivors can use the helpline to:

2016-01-15 23:04 - News Release

COLUMBIA, S.C. – A disaster recovery center in Darlington County will close Wednesday, Jan. 20, at 5 p.m.:South Carolina National Guard Armory, 1764 Harry Byrd Highway, DarlingtonMany services available at disaster recovery centers are also available by calling the FEMA helpline. Survivors of Oct. 1-23 storms and flooding in Darlington County can get help by calling 800-621-3362 or TTY 800-462-7585; those who use 711/VRS can call 800-621-3362. Lines are open 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week until further notice.

2016-01-13 18:21 - News Release

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Two disaster recovery centers in Orangeburg County will close Friday, Jan. 15, at 6 p.m.:

2016-01-13 18:09 - News Release

COLUMBIA, S.C. – A disaster recovery center in Clarendon County will close Friday, Jan. 15, at 6 p.m.:Clarendon Community Complex, 7 Maple St., ManningMany services available at disaster recovery centers are also available by calling the FEMA helpline. Survivors of Oct. 1-23 storms and flooding in Clarendon County can get help by calling 800-621-3362 or TTY 800-462-7585; those who use 711/VRS can call 800-621-3362. Lines are open 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week until further notice.Survivors can use the helpline to:

2016-01-13 18:05 - News Release

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Two disaster recovery centers in Charleston County will close Friday, Jan. 15, at 6 p.m.:

2016-01-11 15:50 - Blog Entry

Folks along Peeples Street in northern Richland County, South Carolina are accustomed to relentless rain. Crane Creek overflows its banks at times, spilling into low-lying rural areas and causing flooding that creeps up to windowsills. Yards fill with a soupy mess of mud and muck. But the people who live on this street on the edge of the Denny Terrace neighborhood are a hardy lot. Chores move indoors until the rains stop. Folks clean up. Life goes on. When it began raining in early fall, Denny Terrace residents weren’t alarmed.