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FEMA Specialists to Offer Mitigation Tips at Brown’s Hardware in Red Springs

Release date: 
January 11, 2019
Release Number: 
DR-4393-NC NR 111

RALEIGH, N.C. – Disaster survivors can get tips and advice on how to rebuild stronger against future storm damage at Brown’s Hardware in Red Springs Jan. 11 through Jan. 18.


FEMA flood mitigation specialists can answer questions about home repair, making disaster plans, putting together supply kits and the importance of flood insurance.


Mitigation is the effort to reduce the loss of life and property damage by lessening the impact of future disasters. The mitigation specialists will be available at:


Brown’s Hardware

209 S. Main St.

Red Springs, NC 28377

Fri., Jan. 11 through Sat., Jan. 19, 2019

Mon.-Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Sat. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Closed Sundays


More mitigation events will be held at home improvement stores in disaster-affected North Carolina counties in the coming weeks.


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FEMA’s mission: Helping people before, during and after disasters.


Last Updated: 
January 11, 2019 - 13:27