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LOUISIANA RESIDENTS URGED TO REGISTER FOR FEDERAL DISASTER ASSISTANCE

BATON ROUGE, La. – Homeowners, renters and business owners in five Louisiana parishes who sustained property damage as a result of Hurricane Isaac are urged to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as soon as possible.

The presidential disaster declaration for Hurricane Isaac now makes available federal assistance to eligible survivors in Jefferson, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. John and St. Tammany parishes.

Presidente Donald J. Trump aprueba declaración de emergencia para Louisiana

WASHINGTON – Hoy, el presidente Donald J. Trump declaró que una emergencia existe en el estado de Louisiana y ordenó asistencia federal para los esfuerzos de respuesta del estado, gobiernos tribales y locales por las condiciones de emergencia como resultado de la tormenta tropical Cristóbal empezando el 5 de junio de 2020 y continúa.

La acción del presidente autoriza a FEMA a coordinar todas las labores de ayuda por desastre federal a fin de salvar vidas, proteger la propiedad, seguridad y salud pública, y para minimizar o prevenir la amenaza de una catástrofe.

President Donald J. Trump Approves Louisiana Emergency Declaration

WASHINGTON -- Today, President Donald J. Trump declared that an emergency exists in the State of Louisiana and ordered federal assistance to supplement state, tribal, and local response efforts due to the emergency conditions resulting from Tropical Storm Cristobal beginning on June 5, 2020, and continuing.

The President's action authorizes FEMA to coordinate all federal disaster relief efforts to save lives and to protect property and public health and safety, and to lessen or avert the threat of a catastrophe.

Consejos de Preparación para los Huracanes de 2020

DENTON, Texas – La temporada de huracanes comienza oficialmente el lunes 1.o de junio. Hay varias medidas que usted puede tomar para prepararse.

2020 Hurricane Preparedness Tips

DENTON, Texas – Hurricane season officially begins on Monday, June 1. There are several things you can do to prepare.

 

Presidente Donald J. Trump aprueba declaración de desastre mayor para el estado de Louisiana

WASHINGTON — La Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias (FEMA, por sus siglas en inglés) anunció que asistencia federal por desastre está disponible para el estado de Louisiana para suplementar los esfuerzos de recuperación para el estado, las tribus y gobiernos locales afectados por la enfermedad pandémica del Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) empezando el 20 de enero 2020, y continúa.

La acción del presidente hace disponibles fondos federales para Consejería de Crisis para los individuos afectados en todas las áreas del estado de Louisiana.

President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Louisiana


WASHINGTON — FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available for the state of Louisiana to supplement the state, tribes and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic beginning on January 20, 2020, and continuing.

The President's action makes federal funding available for Crisis Counseling for affected individuals in all areas of the state of Louisiana.

St. Mary Parish Added to Louisiana Flooding Disaster Declaration

BATON ROUGE, La. At the request of the state of Louisiana, St. Mary Parish has been added to the disaster declaration for flooding that occurred May 10 through July 24, 2019. FEMA’s Public Assistance funding will supplement state and local recovery efforts in areas affected by the flooding.

 

More Parishes Added to Louisiana Disaster Declaration for Public Assistance Following Hurricane Barry

BATON ROUGE, La. — At the request of the state of Louisiana, Cameron and St. Landry parishes have been added to the August 27 major disaster declaration for preparations and damages related to Hurricane Barry. Two other parishes, Pointe Coupee and St. Martin parishes are now eligible for permanent work. These two parishes were previously designated for emergency work only.

 

Five Parishes Added to Louisiana Disaster Declaration for Public Assistance Following Hurricane Barry

BATON ROUGE, La. — At the request of the state of Louisiana, Lafayette, Livingston, Pointe Coupee, St. Bernard and St. Martin parishes have been added to the August 27 major disaster declaration for preparations and damages related to Hurricane Barry.