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You Have a Choice. Prepare for Emergencies Today.

ATLANTA – September is National Preparedness Month, and while many communities in the Southeast are still recovering from last year’s historic natural disasters, FEMA encourages residents to take the time now to choose disaster preparedness as a personal priority this year.

 

FEMA Approves an Additional $2.1 Million Grant for Louisville Hazard Mitigation

ATLANTA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded a $2,184,396 grant to the Commonwealth of Kentucky to fund the acquisition and demolition of 27 properties in the Catheen Way neighborhood in Louisville to permanently eliminate repetitive property loss from flooding. The existing structures will be demolished and the land will be deed restricted and returned to open space. Long term maintenance of the land will be the responsibility of the Louisville Metropolitan Sewer District.

Pendleton County Designated For Public Assistance

ATLANTA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has extended federal disaster aid to include Pendleton County, Ky. This amendment provides for supplemental funding for infrastructure repairs in the wake of February and March’s severe storms, tornadoes, straight line winds and flooding.

 

Programas De Asistencia Federal Para El Estado Libre Asociado De Kentucky

A continuación, un resumen de los programas federales de asistencia por desastre que podrían estar disponibles según se necesite y se amerite bajo la declaración de desastre del Presidente Donald J. Trump para el estado libre asociado de Kentucky.

La asistencia para los gobiernos estatales y locales elegibles puede incluir según se requiera:

El Presidente Donald J. Trump Aprueba una Declaración por Desastre para Kentucky

WASHINGTON – La Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias (FEMA, por sus siglas en inglés) anunció que hay asistencia federal por desastre disponible para el estado libre asociado de Kentucky a fin de complementar la labor de recuperación estatal y local en las zonas afectadas por tormentas severas, inundaciones, deslizamientos de tierra y lodo del 21 de febrero al 21 de marzo de 2018.

Federal Aid Programs for the Commonwealth of Kentucky

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 Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Assistance for State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:

President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Kentucky

WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster aid has been made available to the Commonwealth of Kentucky to supplement commonwealth and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe storms, tornadoes, flooding, landslides, and mudslides beginning on February 21, 2018 to March 21, 2018.

El Presidente Donald J. Trump Aprueba una Declaración por Desastre para Kentucky

WASHINGTON – La Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias (FEMA, por sus siglas en inglés) anunció hoy que hay asistencia federal por desastre disponible para el estado libre asociado de Kentucky a fin de complementar la labor de recuperación estatal y local en las zonas afectadas por tormentas severas, inundaciones, deslizamientos de tierra y lodo del 9 al 14 de febrero de 2018.

President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Kentucky

WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the Commonwealth of Kentucky to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides from February 9 to February 14, 2018.

Federal Aid Programs for the Commonwealth of Kentucky

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 Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Assistance for State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required: