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2019-07-10 20:40 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $4,266,802 for the State of Florida to help the City of Fort Myers defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.

2019-07-10 20:38 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,331,937.39 to the State of Florida to assist St. Lucie County defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds will reimburse the county for the collection, reduction, disposal and site management of debris within St. Lucie County following the September 2017 storm.

2019-07-10 20:36 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $9,036,893 for the State of Florida to help Marion County defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.

2019-06-21 16:35 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,650,267.41 to the State of Florida to assist Lee County defray the costs to repair County buildings and equipment at the Lee Hendry Landfill damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Irma.Funding for this Public Assistance project is authorized under Sections 403 of the Robert T. Stafford Act, reimbursing eligible applicants for the cost of debris removal; life-saving emergency protective measures; and the repair, replacement or restoration of disaster-damaged facilities like buildings, roads and utilities.

2019-06-21 15:58 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $11,566,063.35 to the State of Florida to assist Clay Electric Cooperative, Inc. defray the costs of repairs to their electrical grid as a direct result of Hurricane Irma.Funding for this Public Assistance project is authorized under Sections 403 of the Robert T. Stafford Act, reimbursing eligible applicants for the cost of debris removal; life-saving emergency protective measures; and the repair, replacement or restoration of disaster-damaged facilities like buildings, roads and utilities.

2019-06-14 20:26 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,351,118.27 to the State of Florida to assist the City of Bonita Springs defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds will reimburse the city for the collection, reduction, disposal and site management of debris within Bonita Springs following the September 2017 storm.

2019-06-14 20:22 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,294,360.98 to the State of Florida to assist Hendry County defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds will reimburse the county for the collection, reduction, disposal and site management of debris within Hendry County following the September 2017 storm.

2019-06-14 20:18 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA is awarding Miami-Dade County a $1,780,624.50 Hazard Mitigation grant to fund the initial phase 1 of design and engineering a project to harden Pump Station 1 and Pump Station 2 located at 390 NW North River Drive, Miami, FL 33128 and 1075 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33132, respectively.These stations provide wastewater conveyance services to a direct service population of approximately 811,722 people. Both wastewater pump stations have experienced failures in the past due to loss of power and flood inundation.

2019-06-14 20:16 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,852,544.70 to the State of Florida to assist Hendry County defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds will reimburse the county for the collection, reduction, disposal and site management of debris within Hendry County following the September 2017 storm.

2019-06-14 20:13 - News Release

Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,396,576.62 to the State of Florida to assist the City of Sanibel defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds will reimburse the city for the collection, reduction, disposal and site management of debris within Sanibel following the September 2017 storm.