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2019-04-29 16:57 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — FEMA has approved $24,098,893 to the state of Florida to assist West Florida Electric Cooperative Association with reimbursement for the costs of emergency protective measures following Hurricane Michael under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds will reimburse West Florida Electric for actions it performed to remove immediate threats to public health and safety, such as debris clearance along the right of way, as well as providing temporary power restoration for counties and municipalities, following the October 2018 storm.

2019-04-29 16:53 - News Release

TALLHASSEE, Fla. — FEMA has approved $2,379,111 to the state of Florida to assist Talquin Electric Cooperative with reimbursement for the costs of emergency protective measures following Hurricane Michael under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds will reimburse Talquin Electric for actions it performed to remove immediate threats to public health and safety, such as debris clearance from roads along the right of way, as well as providing power restoration for emergency operations, following the October 2018 storm.

2019-04-29 16:50 - News Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — FEMA has approved $1,766,258 to the state of Florida to assist the city of Callaway with reimbursement for the costs of debris removal following Hurricane Michael under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds will reimburse the city for the collection, reduction, disposal and site management of debris within Callaway following the October 2018 storm.

2019-04-26 19:29 - News Release

As of April 22, unless otherwise noted Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, residents of Jackson County have received nearly $63 million in total federal funds:

2019-04-26 18:54 - News Release

As of April 22, unless otherwise noted Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, Gulf County residents have received more than $134.3 million in total federal funds:

2019-04-26 18:06 - News Release

As of April 22, unless otherwise notedSince the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, Bay County residents have received nearly $655.4 million in federal funds:

2019-04-25 20:04 - News Release

As part of disaster recovery, FEMA’s Volunteer Agency Liaisons (VALs) are working across the Panhandle with six Long-Term Recovery Groups (LTRGs) that coordinate and deliver assistance to hurricane survivors who have ongoing needs. The liaisons stay in contact with volunteer groups to ensure they are up-to-date with federal and state agencies’ programs and private/nonprofit resources. They also promote ongoing training to help the groups become more effective within their communities.

2019-04-17 17:33 - News Release

As of April 15, unless otherwise noted Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, residents of Jackson County have received more than $62.8 million in total federal funds:

2019-04-17 17:30 - News Release

As of April 15, unless otherwise noted Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, Gulf County residents have received more than $134.2 million in total federal funds:

2019-04-17 17:27 - News Release

As of April 15, unless otherwise noted Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, Bay County residents have received nearly $652.8 million in federal funds: