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Disaster Recovery Center in Port St. Joe to Remain Open One More Week

Release date: 
March 21, 2019
Release Number: 
R4-DR-4399-FL NR 105

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The State-FEMA disaster recovery center in Port St. Joe will continue operations one more week before closing. The center has two locations, operating at the Port St. Joe Community Resource Center Monday and Tuesday and at the Port St. Joe Fire Department Wednesday through Saturday. 


Final days of operation at the Port St. Joe Community Resource Center are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, March 25 and Tuesday, March 26. The center is located in Nathan Peters Jr. Park at 401 Peters St.,
Port St. Joe, FL 32456.


The Port St. Joe Fire Department location is open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The final day of operation at this location is Friday, March 29. The Port St. Joe Fire Department is located at 404 Williams Ave., Port St. Joe, FL 32456.


Survivors who have not submitted their insurance settlement documentation or other missing information to FEMA are urged to visit either location as soon as possible.


Most of the same services available at a disaster recovery center also are available online at or by calling the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362 or 800-462-7585 (TTY). Lines are open 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., EDT, seven days a week. Multilingual operators are available.



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Disaster recovery assistance is available without regard to race, color, religion, nationality, sex, age, disability, English proficiency or economic status. If you or someone you know has been discriminated against, call FEMA toll-free at 800-621-FEMA (3362) 711/VRS - Video Relay Service). Multilingual operators are available. (Press 2 for Spanish). TTY call 800-462-7585.

Last Updated: 
March 21, 2019 - 15:07