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2019-10-17 16:56 - News Release

REGION 1 – More than $1.375 million has been awarded to the Connecticut Department of Transportation for debris removal operations in the wake of the severe storms, tornadoes and straight-line winds of federally-declared disaster DR-4385-CT.  This funding is a result of a partnership between FEMA and the Connecticut Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security. 

2019-04-17 17:50 - News Release

Region 1 – More than $1 million in federal assistance has been awarded to the State of Connecticut to help cover costs of the May 15, 2018 severe storms, tornadoes, and straight-line winds that impacted communities in Fairfield and New Haven counties.

2018-09-26 18:09 - News Release


2018-08-20 19:54 - News Release

Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the state of Connecticut.Assistance for State, Tribal, and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:

2018-08-20 19:49 - News Release

WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Connecticut to supplement state, tribal, and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms, tornadoes, and straight-line winds on May 15, 2018.