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Disaster Recovery Centers Offer Resources to Hurricane Survivors

HARTFORD, Conn. – Residents affected by Hurricane Sandy may get first-hand information about resources available by speaking directly with recovery specialists at any one of five Disaster Recovery Centers.

Survivors can get answers to their questions, information about state and federal programs and help with paperwork. Specialists can direct survivors to volunteer agencies that may be able to meet specific needs.

FEMA Approves Nearly $1.375 Million for Debris Removal in Connecticut

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.


Federal Aid to Connecticut Tops $1 Million

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.

Programas de asistencia federal para la recuperación por desastre para el estado de Connecticut

A continuación un resumen de los programas federales de asistencia por desastre que pueden estar disponibles según la necesidad y autorización bajo la declaración de desastre del Presidente Donald J. Trump para el estado de Connecticut.
Asistencia para el gobierno estatal, tribal y local según se requiera:

El presidente Donald J. Trump aprueba una declaración por desastre para Connecticut

WASHINGTON –  La Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias (FEMA, por sus siglas en inglés) anunció que asistencia federal está disponible para el estado de Connecticut para complementar los esfuerzos de recuperación estatales, tribales y locales en el área impactada por severas tormentas e inundaciones del 25 al 26 de septiembre de 2018.   

Federal Aid Programs for the State of Connecticut

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:

President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Connecticut

WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced 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 and flooding from September 25 to September 26, 2018.

FEMA Announces Grant For New Haven

Boston - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is announcing funding for New Haven, Connecticut, for projects related to DR-4087-CT through FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP). HMGP provides federal funds to eligible communities after a Presidentially-disaster declaration to reduce the impact of future events.