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2019-08-20 20:02 - News Release

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Free hazard mitigation consultations are available from FEMA representatives by visiting local home improvement stores in Garland, Independence, Mississippi and Washington counties.Mitigation advisers will be on hand at Home Depot in Fayetteville and Batesville, and Lowe’s in Hot Springs and Blytheville to answer questions about mitigation activities and protecting homes from future disaster-related damage. Topics will include flood insurance and elevating utilities, with most of the information geared toward do-it-yourself work and general contractors.

2019-08-07 21:07 - News Release

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — One day remains for survivors to register for federal assistance for damages sustained in the Arkansas flooding that occurred from May 21 to June 14. The deadline is Wednesday, Aug. 7, at midnight. Registering with FEMA is easy, and there are multiple ways to do so before the Aug. 7 deadline:

2019-08-07 20:11 - News Release

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Disaster recovery officials from the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM) and FEMA urge disaster-impacted Arkansas counties, municipalities and nonprofits to submit Requests for Public Assistance (RPAs) to ADEM no later than Aug. 8.  

2019-08-07 19:59 - News Release

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Flood survivors in Arkansas and Pulaski Counties and surrounding areas who are rebuilding or repairing their homes after the flooding and severe storms that occurred May 21 to June 14 can get a free hazard mitigation consultation from FEMA representatives by visiting a local home improvement store. 

2019-08-07 19:49 - News Release

Little Rock, Ark. – Arkansas/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center in Pine Bluff (Jefferson County) is scheduled to close on Tuesday, August 6 at 3 p.m. The Disaster Recovery Center is located at:JEFFERSON COUNTY

2019-08-01 13:33 - News Release

Little Rock, Ark. – Arkansas/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in North Little Rock (Pulaski County) and the DRC in Ft. Smith (Sebastian County) is scheduled to close on Saturday, August 3 at 1 p.m. The Disaster Recovery Centers are located at:PULASKI COUNTY

2019-08-01 13:24 - News Release

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – If you sustained losses or damages in the flooding that occurred from May 21 to June 14, there is only 1 week left to register for federal assistance. The registration deadline is August 7.   

2019-07-30 22:54 - News Release

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — If it can rain, it can flood. Arkansas homeowners, renters and small business owners should take the time now to review their homeowner’s, renters and flood insurance policies.  Talk to your licensed insurance agent to verify what is and isn’t covered on each of your policies.

2019-07-30 22:38 - News Release

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Flood survivors in Arkansas, Faulkner and Pulaski Counties and surrounding areas who are rebuilding or repairing their homes after the flooding and severe storms that occurred May 21 to June 14 can get a free hazard mitigation consultation from FEMA representatives by visiting a local home improvement store. 

2019-07-25 20:09 - News Release

Little Rock, Ark. – Arkansas/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Mayflower (Faulkner County) is scheduled to close on Saturday, July 27 at 1 p.m. The Disaster Recovery Center is located at:FAULKNER COUNTY