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Free Rebuilding and Repair Advice on St. Thomas

ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands – As Virgin Islanders repair and rebuild their hurricane-damaged homes, FEMA is offering free consultations and literature on making homes stronger and safer.

FEMA specialists will be on hand to answer questions and offer home-improvement guidance along with proven methods to prevent or reduce damage from future disasters. Most of the information and the free publications are tailored for do-it-yourself work and general contractors.

Advisors will be available at the following locations, dates and times:


Jan. 31 is Last Day to Visit Disaster Recovery Center in Christiansted at Old Post Office

ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands –The last day to visit the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) at the Old Post Office in Christiansted, St. Croix, is Wednesday, Jan. 31.


Samdi 27 janvye Dènye Jou pou Vizite Sant Redrèsman après Dezas la ki nan Ansyen Scotia Bank

ST. CROIX, Zile Vyèj – 27 janvye se dènye jou pou ale nan Sant Redrèsman aprè Dezas (Disaster Recovery Center, DRC) la ki nan ansyen Scotia Bank nan Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas.

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El sábado 27 de enero es el último día para acudir al Centro de Recuperación por Desastre en el antiguo Scotia Bank

SANTA CRUZ, Islas Vírgenes – El 27 de enero será el último día para acudir al Centro de Recuperación por Desastre (DRC, por sus siglas en inglés) que se encuentra en el antiguo Scotia Bank, en Charlotte Amalie, Santo Tomás.


Saturday, Jan. 27 Last Day to Visit Disaster Recovery Center at the Former Scotia Bank

ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands – Jan. 27 will be the last day to visit the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) at the former Scotia Bank in Charlotte Amalie, in St. Thomas.


Programas de asistencia federal para el estado de Nueva York

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 de Nueva York.

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


Presidente Donald J. Trump aprueba declaración de desastre para Nueva York

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 de Nueva York a fin de complementar la labor de recuperación estatal, local y tribal en las áreas afectadas por las inundaciones del 2 de mayo al 6 de agosto de 2017.


Federal Aid Programs for the State of New York

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 New York.

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


President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for New York

WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of New York to supplement state, tribal, and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by flooding from May 2 to August 6, 2017.

Federal funding is available to state, tribal, and eligible local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations on a cost-sharing basis for emergency work and the repair or replacement of facilities damaged by flooding in Jefferson, Niagara, Orleans, Oswego, St. Lawrence, and Wayne counties.


Remembering Sandy Five Years Later

NEW YORK CITY – In the five years since Hurricane Sandy made landfall along the East Coast, the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has contributed more than $25.5 billion to the recovery in New York and New Jersey.