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FEMA Provides More Than $5.5 Million to ProMedica Health System

CHICAGO - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today that $5.5 million has been made available in federal disaster aid for medical supplies and equipment to support healthcare workers in the state of Ohio.

 

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

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 Ohio para suplementar los esfuerzos de recuperación para el estado, tribus y gobiernos locales afectados por la enfermedad pandémica del Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) empezando el 20 de enero 2020, y continúa.

President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Ohio Disaster Declaration

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

FEMA Awards $1,036,398 grant to Prairie Township, Ohio

CHICAGO – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has released $1,036,398 in Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) funds to Prairie Township Ohio, for the acquisition of seven flood-prone homes and one vacant lot.
 

Flood Risk in Your Area: Get Ready Now

CHICAGO – With a forecast of heavy rainfall into the weekend, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region V encourages you to get ready for the possibility of flooding in your community.

Survivors Initially Denied FEMA Help Due To Insurance Coverage May Still Be Eligible

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Did you suffer damage from the May 27-29 tornadoes, storms and flooding, but have been denied Individual Assistance by FEMA because of your insurance coverage, and it now turns out that you are insured for some but not all damages, or none at all?

You may be eligible now or later for FEMA Individual Assistance if you:
• Were denied insurance by your insurance company.
• Or your insurance claim has been settled and you can demonstrate to FEMA that your insurance didn’t cover essential needs.

FEMA Awards $1,920,201 Grant to the City of Sharonville

CHICAGO – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has released $1,920,201 in Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) funds to the city of Sharonville, Ohio, for modification of the spillway at the Sharonville Detention Reservoir. The funds will also be used to relocate the intersection of Main Street and U.S. Route 42 so the culverts there can be replaced with an open channel stream and new bridge structure.

FEMA Awards $2,670,712 Grant to the City of Euclid

CHICAGO – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has released $2,670,712 in Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) funds to the City of Euclid, Ohio, for the construction of a shoreline stabilization project to address existing erosion and prevent failure of structures on properties adjacent to the shoreline of Lake Erie.

Counting the Hours…

COLUMBUS, Ohio – If you sustained losses during the Memorial Day weekend tornadoes and storms, and you live in one of the designated counties  – Montgomery, Greene, Mercer, Miami, Perry, Muskingum, Pickaway, Mahoning, Auglaize, Hocking and Darke – you can still seek eligibility for federal disaster assistance by registering with FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

But you’ll have to move fast. Registration closes at midnight, local time, September 3rd.

To register:

Disaster Recovery Center in Montgomery County Will Transition to SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Center

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The State of Ohio and FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Dayton will close on Friday, Aug. 30 at the end of its regular business day. It will reopen on Tuesday, Sept. 3 at 8 a.m. EDT as a Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC) operated by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

The Disaster Loan Outreach Center location will be at:
Child Health Pavilion
(Second Floor, Inside)
Dayton Children’s Hospital
1010 Valley St.
Dayton, OH 45404
Open Mondays-Fridays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. EDT
Closed Saturdays and Sundays