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2019-08-07 17:07 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — FEMA has approved $2,068,350 to the State of Florida to assist 19 eligible applicants with reimbursement for eligible costs of debris removal, emergency protective measures, management costs and permanent repairs for Hurricane Michael under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program. 

2019-07-26 14:32 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,181,511 to the State of Florida to assist 22 eligible applicants with reimbursement for eligible costs of debris removal, emergency protective measures, management costs and permanent repairs for Hurricane Michael under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program. 

2019-07-25 15:33 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — FEMA has approved $2,055,271 to the State of Florida to assist 22 eligible applicants with reimbursement for eligible costs of debris removal, emergency protective measures, management costs and permanent repairs for Hurricane Michael under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program. 

2019-07-22 16:42 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Judy Taylor-Fischer works in FEMA’s Integrated Recovery Coordination group whose mission to help communities search out ways to recover from disasters. Judy Taylor-Fischer is a FEMA local hire.   

2019-07-19 18:11 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Nine months after Hurricane Michael struck the Florida Panhandle, 175 survivor households have found a permanent housing solution and vacated the temporaryhousing units in which they had been living.These travel trailers and mobile homes were part of the direct housing mission the State of Florida and FEMA launched within the first month of the Oct. 10, 2018 storm in five devastated counties with scarce housing options and rental resources.

2019-07-16 17:56 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,273,313 to the state of Florida to assist the School Board of Bay County with reimbursement for the costs of temporary facilities following Hurricane Michael under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program. 

2019-07-15 00:46 - News Release

WASHINGTON – Gulf Coast residents need to prepare for Tropical Storm Barry which formed today, Thursday, July 11, over the northern Gulf of Mexico.Given unprecedented magnitude of natural disasters over the past two years and the current projected path of the storm, a hurricane making landfall is likely to impact communities still working to recover from a previous event. As such, even smaller and less severe storms could have a more significant impact.Now is the Time to Prepare

2019-07-11 19:13 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — FEMA has approved $3,264,330 to the state of Florida to assist Christ Church of Panama City to replace its destroyed facility, facility contents and equipment following Hurricane Michael in October 2018 under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program. 

2019-07-10 17:36 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – FEMA has approved $4,033,772 to the state of Florida to assist the Florida Department of Military Affairs with reimbursement for the costs of emergency protective measures following Hurricane Michael under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program. 

2019-07-10 13:27 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — FEMA has approved $1,086,797 to the state of Florida to assist the City of Springfield with reimbursement for the costs of debris removal following Hurricane Michael under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program. FEMA funds will reimburse the department for the collection, reduction, disposal and site management of debris within the city following the October 2018 storm.