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November 28, 2016

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September 26, 2016

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March 28, 2016

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February 1, 2016

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January 25, 2016

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  • FEMA Seeks Comments on a Disaster Deductible Concept
  • Next Meeting of the National Advisory Council
  • Unified Federal Review Newsletter, Issue 2, Available Now
  • FEMA Seeks Applicants for Youth Preparedness Council
  • Integrating Emergency Management into Tribal Colleges and Universities
  • Webinar: Preparing Youth for Disasters
  • Webinar Held Prior to Upcoming Test of Emergency Alert System
  • Reminder: Comment Period for Tribal Declarations Pilot Guidance

January 18, 2016

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  • Winter Storm Safety
  • Emergency Management Institute Offers a Virtual Tabletop Exercise for Tornado
  • Share Mitigation Success Stories in the Updated "Best Practices Portfolio"
  • Sign Recognizes Record Flooding Event from 1998 in Texas
  • Reminder: Comment Period for Tribal Declarations Pilot Guidance

January 11, 2016

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  • Tribal Declarations Pilot Guidance Published to Federal Register for Comment
  • FEMA Co-Hosts Promising Practice Webinar for Whole Community Outreach During Emergencies
  • Start the New Year Knowing How to Save Damaged Family Treasures
  • In Case You Missed It: 2016 National Seasonal Preparedness Messaging Calendar
  • Extended Registration Deadline: Integrating Emergency Management into Hispanic-Serving Institutions of Higher Education
  • Reminder: Emergency Management Framework Course Offered for Tribal Governments
  • Reminder: Applications Due for Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program

January 4, 2016

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  • FEMA Hosts Webinars about the Metropolitan Statistical Area Risk Validation Process
  • Emergency Management Framework Course Offered for Tribal Governments
  • 2016 National Seasonal Preparedness Messaging Calendar
  • REMINDER: EMI Offers Virtual Tabletop Exercises
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Input on Individual Assistance Declaration Criteria for States
  • REMINDER: Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program Application Period Open

December 28, 2015

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  • Central Texas Community Participates in High Water Mark Initiative
  • Updated National Flood Insurance Program Specific Rate Guidelines Manual Now Available Online
  • Winter Weather Safety Social Media Toolkit Now Available
  • FEMA Congratulates Basic Academy Graduates
  • Put a Freeze on Winter Fires
  • REMINDER: EMI Offers Virtual Tabletop Exercises
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Input on Individual Assistance Declaration Criteria for States
  • REMINDER: Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program Application Period Open

December 21, 2015

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  • Public-Private Partnership Conference Held in New Orleans
  • Emergency Management Institute Offers Floodplain Management Development Course
  • Holiday Preparedness Fire Safety Tips
  • REMINDER: EMI Offers Virtual Tabletop Exercises
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Input on Individual Assistance Declaration Criteria for States
  • REMINDER: Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program Application Period Open

December 14, 2015

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  • Children Found Due to Wireless Emergency Alerts
  • The FEMA Region 9 El Niño Task Force and Rehearsal of Concept Exercise
  • Continuity of Operations and Emergency Services Sector Working Group to Focus on Continuity for Local Jurisdictions
  • Partnership Resources to Help Prepare Houses of Worship for Emergencies Webinar
  • Emergency Management Institute Offers a Public Health Chlorine Spill Incident Virtual Tabletop Exercise
  • REMINDER: Tools for Creating Campus Resilience Webinar
  • REMINDER: FEMA's Intent to Implement the Federal Flood Risk Management Standard
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Input on Individual Assistance Declaration Criteria for States
  • REMINDER: Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program Application Period Open

December 7, 2015

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  • FEMA Issues Latest Update to Flood Risk Analysis and Mapping Standards
  • Integrating Emergency Management into Hispanic Serving Institutions of Higher Education
  • Mitigation Helps Provide Protection from Devastating Losses
  • Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program Application Period Now Open
  • REMINDER: The Way Forward – Fifth Annual Building Resilience through Public-Private Partnerships Conference
  • REMINDER: FEMA Hiring Event at Pasadena, California
  • REMINDER: Tools for Creating Campus Resilience Webinar
  • REMINDER: FEMA's Intent to Implement the Federal Flood Risk Management Standard
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Input on Individual Assistance Declaration Criteria for States

November 30, 2015

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  • FEMA Publishes New Public Assistance Program and Policy Guide
  • Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program Application Period Begins
  • First Annual Voluntary Organization Partnership Day – Washington, D.C.
  • Ready.gov Goes Mobile and M.FEMA.gov Will Sunset
  • Emergency Management Institute Equips States to Train Emergency Managers
  • FEMA Hiring Event at Pasadena, California
  • REMINDER: The Way Forward – Fifth Annual Building Resilience through Public-Private Partnerships Conference
  • REMINDER: Tools for Creating Campus Resilience Webinar
  • REMINDER: FEMA's Intent to Implement the Federal Flood Risk Management Standard
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Input on Individual Assistance Declaration Criteria for States

November 23, 2015

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  • Thanksgiving Home Cooking Fire Safety
  • The Way Forward – Fifth Annual Building Resilience through Public-Private Partnerships Conference
  • FEMA Integrated Public Alert and Warning System Conducts First Successful Bilingual Test Alert
  • REMINDER: Tools for Creating Campus Resilience Webinar
  • REMINDER: FEMA's Intent to Implement the Federal Flood Risk Management Standard
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Input on Individual Assistance Declaration Criteria for States

November 16, 2015

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  • FEMA's Intent to Implement the Federal Flood Risk Management Standard
  • FEMA Seeks Input on Individual Assistance Declaration Criteria for States
  • Sherman Indian High School Students Present Native Earthquake Drill Posters at National Congress of American Indians 2015 Annual Convention
  • El Niño Resources Page Now Available on FEMA.gov
  • Tools for Creating Campus Resilience Webinar
  • Voluntary Statewide Test of the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System in Six States
  • REMINDER: Preparing Individuals Disproportionately Impacted by Disasters Webinar

November 9, 2015

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  • Emergency Management Institute Offers Course Simulating Emergency Operation Centers
  • Preparing Individuals Disproportionately Impacted by Disasters Webinar
  • Fiscal Year 2015 Pre-Disaster Mitigation and Flood Mitigation Assistance Projects
  • FINAL REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Comments on Draft Preliminary Damage Assessment Manual

November 2, 2015

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  • FEMA Announces Projects for Fiscal Year 2015 Pre-Disaster Mitigation and Flood Mitigation Assistance Projects
  • November Is Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month
  • Emergency Management Institute Offers Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience-Related Courses
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Comments on Draft Preliminary Damage Assessment Manual

October 26, 2015

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  • Halloween Fire Safety
  • REMINDER: Emergency Management Institute Offers Virtual Tabletop Exercises
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Comments on Draft Preliminary Damage Assessment Manual

October 19, 2015

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  • FEMA Hosts the Voluntary Organization Partnership Day
  • FEMA Hosts Quarterly Meeting of the Interagency Coordinating Council on Emergency Preparedness and Individuals with Disabilities
  • Emergency Management Institute Offers a Virtual Tabletop Exercise on Long-Term Power Outage
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Comments on Draft Preliminary Damage Assessment Manual

October 12, 2015

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  • Lessons Learned Information Sharing Program Now Available at Homeland Security Digital Library
  • FY15 Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program
  • REMINDER: Great ShakeOut
  • REMINDER: Emergency Management Institute Offers Virtual Tabletop Exercises
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Comments on Draft Preliminary Damage Assessment Manual

October 5, 2015

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  • Signing Ceremony Highlights First Tribal Individual Assistance Declaration
  • Fire Prevention Week 2015
  • The Great ShakeOut
  • Amendments Made to Public Assistance and Individual Assistance Program for Fiscal Year 2016 (FY16)
  • National Flood Insurance Program Bulletin Announces Rate Changes Effective April 1, 2016
  • REMINDER: Emergency Management Institute Offers Virtual Tabletop Exercises
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Comments on Preliminary Damage Assessment Manual

September 28, 2015

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  • FEMA Encourages Families and Communities to Participate in National PrepareAthon! Day
  • FEMA Corps Conducts Nationwide Communications Drill
  • FEMA Seeks Comments on Proposed Stafford Act Section 705 Policy
  • Emergency Management Institute's Virtual Tabletop Exercise Reaches More than 7,000 Participants Nationwide
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Comments on Preliminary Damage Assessment Manual

September 21, 2015

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  • National Preparedness Month: Don't Wait. Communicate. Make Your Emergency Plan Today.
  • FEMA and Operation HOPE Renew Collaboration During September’s National Preparedness Month
  • FEMA Congratulates Executive Academy Graduates
  • REMINDER: Emergency Management Institute Offers Virtual Tabletop Exercises
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Comments on Preliminary Damage Assessment Manual

September 14, 2015

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  • National Preparedness Month: Don't Wait. Communicate. Make Your Emergency Plan Today.
  • Emergency Management Institute Offers Free Online Preparedness Courses
  • Eight Mississippi Gulf Coast Communities Participate in High Water Mark Initiative
  • FEMA Seeks Comments on Preliminary Damage Assessment Manual
  • FIMA Policy Clarification for Hazard Mitigation Grants Program Obligations Approved
  • Next Meeting of the FEMA National Advisory Council
  • FEMA Reminds States of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) Test in Six New England States

September 7, 2015

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  • National Preparedness Month: Don't Wait. Communicate. Make Your Emergency Plan Today.
  • National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy Now Available
  • Emergency Management Institute Offers Free Online Preparedness Courses
  • FEMA Announces Statewide Test of the Emergency Alert System in Six New England States
  • Unified Federal Environmental and Historic Preservation Review Guide for Federal Disaster Recovery Assistance Applicants (Applicant Guide) Release
  • Coming Soon: FEMA Damage Assessment Operating Manual
  • FEMA Administrator Appoints National Advisory Council Members
  • FEMA Honors Achievements in Community Preparedness
  • FINAL REMINDER: Deadline to Submit Hurricane Sandy Claims for Review Is Approaching 

August 31, 2015

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  • National Preparedness Month Kicks Off on September 1
  • FEMA and Airbnb Partnering to Promote Disaster Preparedness
  • Emergency Management Institute’s Virtual Tabletop Exercise Series Announced for Fiscal Year 2016
  • Last Chance to Experience “Designing for Disasters” Exhibition
  • REMINDER: Deadline to Submit Hurricane Sandy Claims for Review Is Approaching

August 24, 2015

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  • September Is National Preparedness Month
  • FEMA Congratulates National Emergency Management Basic Academy Graduates
  • Campus Fire Safety Tips
  • FEMA Amends Dispute Resolution Pilot Program Threshold
  • REMINDER: Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants
  • REMINDER: Emergency Management Institute Offers Virtual Tabletop Exercises
  • REMINDER: Deadline to Submit Hurricane Sandy Claims for Review Is Approaching

August 17, 2015

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  • FEMA Hosts Webinars to Receive Input on the Federal Interagency Operational Plans
  • Summertime Burn Safety Tips
  • Emergency Management Institute’s Virtual Table Top Exercise Focuses on Critical Incident Stress Management
  • REMINDER: Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants
  • REMINDER: Deadline to Submit Hurricane Sandy Claims for Review Is Approaching

August 10, 2015

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  • FEMA Announces Policy Updates to Flood Risk Analysis and Mapping Standards
  • Arizona Pilots Public Information Officer Course
  • U.S. Fire Administration Releases New Reports
  • FEMA Logistics Supply Chain Management System Metrics Tracking Update
  • Mitigation Helps Provide Protection from Devastating Losses
  • Hurricane Preparedness Toolkit Available
  • REMINDER: EMI Offers Virtual Tabletop Exercises
  • REMINDER: Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants
  • REMINDER: Deadline to Submit Hurricane Sandy Claims for Review Is Approaching

August 3, 2015

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  • Emergency Management Institute Prepares Macon-Bibb County, Georgia Officials for Future Disasters
  • FEMA Meets with Youth Preparedness Council Members
  • FEMA Outlines a Decade of Progress after Hurricane Katrina
  • FEMA and Portlight Strategies Sign Memorandum of Agreement
  • REMINDER: Emergency Management Institute Offers Virtual Tabletop Exercises
  • REMINDER: Notice of Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Homeland Security National Training Program/Continuing Training Grants Program
  • REMINDER: Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants
  • REMINDER: Deadline to Submit Hurricane Sandy Claims for Review Is 60 Days Away

July 27, 2015

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  • Grant Allocations Announced for Fiscal Year 2015 Preparedness Grants
  • FEMA Announces Sixth Public Meeting of the Technical Mapping Advisory Council
  • FEMA, Ad Council Launch New PSA Focused on People with Disabilities Preparing for Emergencies
  • FEMA Participates in Department of Homeland Security Day on the Hill
  • FEMA Promotes Accessible Communications as Part of Americans with Disabilities Act Anniversary Celebrations
  • FEMA Congratulates National Emergency Management Advanced Academy Graduates
  • REMINDER: Emergency Management Institute Offers Virtual Tabletop Exercises
  • REMINDER: Notice of Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Homeland Security National Training Program/Continuing Training Grants Program
  • REMINDER: Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants
  • REMINDER: Deadline to Submit Hurricane Sandy Claims for Review Is 60 Days Away

July 20, 2015

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  • FEMA Supports the Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Hotel Fire Safety Tips
  • REMINDER: Emergency Management Institute Offers Virtual Tabletop Exercises
  • REMINDER: Notice of Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Homeland Security National Training Program/Continuing Training Grants Program
  • REMINDER: Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants
  • REMINDER: Deadline to Submit Hurricane Sandy Claims for Review Is 60 Days Away

July 13, 2015

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  • FEMA Trains Tribal Leaders in Emergency Management
  • Preparedness Tips for Individuals with Disabilities and Others with Access and Functional Needs
  • FEMA Meets with Tribal Youth
  • Safe Room Resources CD Now Available
  • REMINDER: Notice of Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Homeland Security National Training Program/Continuing Training Grants Program
  • REMINDER: Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants
  • REMINDER: Flood Insurance Policyholders Have Until September 15 to Request Hurricane Sandy Claims Be Reviewed

July 6, 2015

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  • Join FEMA in Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act
  • FEMA Congratulates National Emergency Management Basic Academy Graduates
  • Wildfire Safety Toolkit Now Available
  • REMINDER: Emergency Management Institute Offers Virtual Tabletop Exercises
  • REMINDER: Notice of Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Homeland Security National Training Program/Continuing Training Grants Program
  • REMINDER: Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants
  • REMINDER: Flood Insurance Policyholders Have Until September 15 to Request Hurricane Sandy Claims Be Reviewed

June 29, 2015

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  • FEMA Publishes Final Public Assistance Policy on Insurance
  • NASA Takes Over FEMA’s Instagram for a Week
  • Firework Safety Tips
  • Notice of Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Homeland Security National Training Program/Continuing Training Grants Program
  • FEMA Continues Public Assistance Alternative Procedures Debris Pilot Program
  • FEMA Meets with Tech Corps Partners to Discuss Program Impacts
  • Flood Insurance Policyholders Have Until September 15 to Request Hurricane Sandy Claims Be Reviewed
  • FEMA and the Private Sector Partner for the 7th Annual Roundtable on Alert and Warning Technologies
  • Emergency Management Institute and Extension Disaster Education Network Partner to Offer Virtual Agriculture Tabletop Exercise
  • Australia and United States Strengthen Emergency Management Partnership
  • REMINDER: Apply Now for the 2016 National Emergency Management Executive Academy
  • REMINDER: Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants

June 22, 2015

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In this edition:

  • Seven Technology Organizations Sign Memoranda of Understanding with FEMA
  • Successful Implementation of the Single Project Obligation process for Public Assistance and Hazard Mitigation Grant Programs
  • Apply Now for the 2016 National Emergency Management Executive Academy
  • Grilling Fire Safety Tips
  • REMINDER: Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants
  • REMINDER: Virtual Tabletop Exercise Programs Available at Emergency Management Institute

June 15, 2015

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In this edition:

  • National Flood Insurance Program Call Center Opens for Policyholders and Disaster Survivors Nationwide
  • New Disaster Declarations Data Visualization Available on FEMA.gov
  • FEMA Announces Fifth Meeting of the Technical Mapping Advisory Council
  • Webinar for Faith-based and Community Organizations on Youth Preparedness Resources and Partnerships
  • FEMA Hosts Annual Hurricane Video Teleconference for State and Tribal Emergency Managers
  • America’s Pastime and Emergency Management Training Team Up
  • REMINDER: Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants
  • REMINDER: Virtual Tabletop Exercise Programs Available at Emergency Management Institute

June 8, 2015

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In this edition:

  • FEMA and the Ad Council Partner with Warner Bros., Dwayne Johnson to Promote Earthquake Preparedness Public Service Announcements
  • Miami-Dade County Engages in Whole Community Approach to Emergency Management
  • FEMA and National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster Sign Memorandum of Agreement
  • FEMA Releases a Consolidated Online Training Course Catalog for First Responder Training
  • FEMA Partners with Home Depot to Host Hurricane Preparedness Workshops
  • REMINDER: Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants
  • REMINDER: Virtual Tabletop Exercise Programs Available at Emergency Management Institute

June 1, 2015

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In this edition:

  • 2015 National Preparedness Report Released
  • Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants
  • Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Fact Sheet Now Available
  • Emergency Management Institute Conducts Cyber Based Exercise Training
  • The RadResponder Network Conducts Nationwide Drill
  • 2015 Hurricane Season Outlook Released
  • FINAL REMINDER: National Planning Frameworks: National Engagement Period

May 25, 2015

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In this edition:

  • National Hurricane Preparedness Week
  • United South and Eastern Tribes Tribal Sheltering Exercise
  • National Dam Safety Awareness Day
  • Building Safety Month: Save Energy – Build to Code
  • REMINDER: National Planning Frameworks: National Engagement Period Webinars Now Available

May 18, 2015

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In this edition:

  • FEMA Announces 2015 Youth Preparedness Council Members
  • National Hurricane Preparedness Week Toolkit Now Available
  • Continuity of Operations Online Course Available at Emergency Management Institute
  • Building Safety Month: Water Safe, Water Smart – Build to Code
  • FINAL REMINDER: Grant Guidance for Fiscal Year 2015 Preparedness Grants
  • REMINDER: National Planning Frameworks: National Engagement Period Webinars Now Available

May 11, 2015

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In this edition:

  • National Planning Frameworks: National Engagement Period
  • Building Safety Month: Bounce Back from Disasters – Build to Safe Building Codes
  • Shinnecock Indian Nation Flag Ceremony
  • Remember, During Extreme Weather Cell Phones Can Save Lives
  • REMINDER: Fourth Meeting of the Technical Mapping Advisory Council
  • REMINDER: Teen Community Emergency Response Team Webinar
  • REMINDER: Grant Guidance for Fiscal Year 2015 Preparedness Grants

May 4, 2015

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In this edition:

  • FEMA Supports Building Safety Month in May
  • Taholah Village Master Relocation Plan
  • Mitigation Planning Information Exchange Webinars
  • Teen Community Emergency Response Team Webinar
  • REMINDER: Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Draft Implementing Guidelines Open Comment Period Deadline
  • REMINDER: Fourth Meeting of the Technical Mapping Advisory Council
  • REMINDER: Grant Guidance for Fiscal Year 2015 Preparedness Grants

April 27, 2015

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In this edition:

  • A Note about Gov Delivery Email Distribution
  • America's PrepareAthon! Activities Across the Nation
  • America's PrepareAthon! Social Media Toolkit Now Available
  • FEMA Announces Fourth Meeting of the Technical Mapping Advisory Council
  • Coming Next Week: National Planning Framework Update
  • United States Fire Administration Report on One- and Two-Family Home Basement Fires (2010-2012)
  • National Wildfire Community Preparedness Day
  • REMINDER: Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Draft Implementing Guidelines Open Comment Period Deadline
  • REMINDER: Grant Guidance For Fiscal Year 2015 Preparedness Grants

April 20, 2015

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In this edition:

  • America's PrepareAthon! Activities in Regions I and IV
  • FEMA and Operation HOPE's Emergency Financial First Aid Kit
  • FEMA Launches BETA Version of FEMA.gov
  • Lessons Learned Information Sharing Website Migration
  • Resource Development Strategies for CERT Programs Webinar
  • Preparing Houses of Worship for Emergencies Webinar
  • REMINDER: Notice of Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Emergency Management Performance Grant
  • REMINDER: Senior Executive Service Postings for FEMA's Office of Response and Recovery
  • REMINDER: Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Draft Implementing Guidelines Open Comment Period Deadline
  • REMINDER: Grant Guidance For Fiscal Year 2015 Preparedness Grants

April 13, 2015

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In this edition:

  • America's PrepareAthon! Activities in Regions VIII and IX
  • FEMA Launches Weather Alerts Function to FEMA App
  • FEMA Unveils Redesigned Careers Page
  • REMINDER: Family Preparedness Webinar
  • REMINDER: National Preparedness Goal Refresh Open Comment Period
  • REMINDER: Fiscal Year 2014 Fire Prevention & Safety Application Period Now Open
  • REMINDER: Notice of Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Emergency Management Performance Grant
  • REMINDER: Senior Executive Service Postings for FEMA's Office of Response and Recovery
  • REMINDER: Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Draft Implementing Guidelines Open Comment Period Deadline
  • REMINDER: Get ‘Petpared’ with FEMA Region III
  • REMINDER: Grant Guidance For Fiscal Year 2015 Preparedness Grants

April 6, 2015

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In this edition:

  • Grant Guidance For Fiscal Year 2015 Preparedness Grants
  • National Preparedness Goal Refresh Webinars and Open Comment Period
  • Save the Date: Family Preparedness Webinar
  • Get ‘Petpared’ with FEMA Region III
  • REMINDER: 2015 FEMA Individual and Community Preparedness Award Application Period Now Open
  • REMINDER: Fiscal Year 2014 Fire Prevention & Safety Application Period Now Open
  • REMINDER: Notice of Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Emergency Management Performance Grant
  • REMINDER: Senior Executive Service Postings for FEMA's Office of Response and Recovery
  • REMINDER: Register for a Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Listening Session

March 30, 2015

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In this edition:

  • National Engagement Period for the National Preparedness Goal
  • Notice of Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Emergency Management Performance Grant
  • April Deadline Approaching for FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute’s 2015 National Training, Education, and Exercise Symposium
  • State Mitigation Plan Review Guide Factsheet Now Available
  • Whole Community Approach to Building National Resilience Webinar
  • Now Available! Third Edition of FEMA’s Publication, Safe Rooms for Tornadoes and Hurricanes: Guidance for Community and Residential Safe Rooms
  • National Flood Insurance Program Rate Changes Effective April 1
  • Senior Executive Service Postings for FEMA's Office of Response and Recovery
  • FEMA Represents Emergency Preparedness at United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction
  • REMINDER: Fiscal Year 2014 Fire Prevention & Safety Application Period Now Open
  • REMINDER: 2015 FEMA Individual and Community Preparedness Award Application Period Now Open
  • REMINDER: Register for a Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Listening Session

March 23, 2015

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In this edition:

  • 2015 U.S. Spring Outlook Released
  • The 2015 National Preparedness Directorate National Training and Exercise Symposium
  • FEMA Logistics and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Developing More Efficient Ways To Deliver Temporary Power In Disasters
  • REMINDER: Fiscal Year 2014 Fire Prevention & Safety Application Period Now Open
  • REMINDER: 2015 FEMA Individual and Community Preparedness Award Application Period Now Open
  • REMINDER: Register for a Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Listening Session

March 16, 2015

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In this edition:

  • FEMA Announces Statewide Test of the Emergency Alert System in Four States
  • Promoting Year Round Weather Preparedness By Focusing on Seasonal Safety Messaging
  • The Fiscal Year 2014 Fire Prevention & Safety Application Period Now Open
  • 2015 FEMA Individual and Community Preparedness Award Application Period Now Open
  • REMINDER: Webinars Available to Discuss Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Program Guidance Changes
  • REMINDER: Register for a Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Listening Session

March 9, 2015

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In this edition:

  • Passage of a Full-Year Appropriations Bill for Department of Homeland Security
  • FEMA Announces Release of the New State Mitigation Plan Review Guide
  • Tabletop Exercise Conducted to Measure Disability Inclusion Performance
  • Flood Safety Toolkit Now Available
  • FEMA Regional Overview: Region 2
  • REMINDER: Webinars Available to Discuss Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Program Guidance Changes
  • REMINDER: Register for a Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Listening Session

March 2, 2015

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In this edition:

  • Continuing Resolution Until 11:59 p.m. on March 6
  • Next Meeting of the National Advisory Council
  • Webinars Available to Discuss Fiscal Year 2015 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Program Guidance Changes
  • FEMA and the YMCA Collaborate on Community Disaster Response & Preparedness
  • Don’t Forget to Test Your Smoke Alarm
  • New Fire Safety Toolkit Available
  • FEMA Regional Overview: Region 3
  • REMINDER: Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Grants Open for Applications
  • REMINDER: FEMA Senior Executive Leadership Announcements and Postings
  • REMINDER: Register for a Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Listening Session

February 23, 2015

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In this edition:

  • Potential Lapse in Funding
  • FEMA Implements New Disaster Grant Obligations Process
  • United South and Eastern Tribes Visits FEMA Headquarters as Part of Impact Week
  • FEMA Announces Third Meeting of the Technical Mapping Advisory Council
  • Special Invitation: Participate in a Community Preparedness Twitter Chat
  • Effective Coordination of Recovery Resources for State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial Incidents
  • REMINDER: FEMA Encourages Young People to Join Youth Preparedness Council
  • REMINDER: Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Grants Open for Applications
  • REMINDER: FEMA Senior Executive Leadership Announcements and Postings
  • REMINDER: Register for a Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Listening Session

February 16, 2015

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In this edition:

  • Save the Date: Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Implementation Listening Sessions
  • Authorized Equipment List Now Available in PDF
  • Home Fire Sprinklers Save Lives
  • FEMA Regional Overview: Region 6
  • REMINDER: FEMA Encourages Young People to Join Youth Preparedness Council
  • REMINDER: Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Grants Open for Applications
  • REMINDER: FEMA Senior Executive Leadership Announcements and Postings
  • REMINDER: Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Draft Implementing Guidelines Open for Comment

February 9, 2015

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In this edition:

  • FEMA Senior Executive Leadership Announcements and Postings
  • Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Grants Application Period Begins
  • Latest Updates from the FEMA Blog
  • Fire Safety Tip of the Week
  • REMINDER: The National Advisory Council Needs YOU
  • REMINDER: FEMA Encourages Young People to Join Youth Preparedness Council
  • REMINDER: Federal Flood Risk Management Standard Draft Implementing Guidelines Open for Comment

February 2, 2015

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In this edition:

  • Federal Flood Risk Management Standard and the Implementation Open Comment Period
  • Be an Affirmer of the National Strategy for Youth Preparedness
  • More Data Visualization Available to Explore
  • Adjustment of Public Assistance Cost Share Per Capita
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Applicants for National Advisory Council
  • REMINDER: FEMA Encourages Young People to Join Youth Preparedness Council

January 26, 2015

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In this edition:

  • FEMA Encourages Young People to Join Youth Preparedness Council
  • FEMA and the Department of Transportation Pipeline Hazard Materials and Safety Administration Release New Guidance Document
  • Virtual Table Top Exercises Available at Emergency Management Institute
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Applicants for National Advisory Council

January 19, 2015

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In this edition:

  • FEMA Seeks Applicants for National Advisory Council
  • Updated FEMA P-320 Construction Plans Featured at Tornado Safe Room Showcase
  • Basic Fire Facts and Fire Safety Tips
  • FEMA’s Disability Integration Advisors
  • FINAL REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Comments to Public Assistance Simplified Procedures Threshold

January 12, 2015

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In this edition:

  • FEMA Introduces New Data Visualization Tool
  • Emergency Management Institute Offers Virtual Tabletop Exercise for a Flooding Event
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Comments to Public Assistance Simplified Procedures Thresholds

January 5, 2015

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In this edition:

  • FEMA's Procurement Disaster Assistance Team
  • Message from the FEMA External Affairs Director
  • FEMA's Procurement Disaster Assistance Team
  • REMINDER: Office of Management and Budget Super Circular Stakeholder Webinar
  • REMINDER: FEMA Seeks Comments to Public Assistance Simplified Procedures Thresholds

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