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July 18, 2018
Seven more projects will elevate, remove or reconstruct 186 residences in Towns of Fair Bluff and Windsor, and Johnston, Pender, Robeson and Wayne counties  ATLANTA – The State of North Carolina will...
July 18, 2018
WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the American Red Cross have teamed up to introduce the Prepare with Pedro Disaster Preparedness Activity Book.  The activity book provides...
July 18, 2018
AUSTIN, TEXAS – Flooding can happen anywhere, and is the costliest and most common disaster in the United States. Last year, Hurricane Harvey resulted in over $1 billion dollars in flood damage....
July 18, 2018
AUSTIN, Texas – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded more than $6.2 million for the Texas Department of Transportation support activities following Hurricane Harvey.  The...
July 18, 2018
BOTHELL, Wash. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Upriver Beacon Fire burning approximately 5 miles...
July 18, 2018
A successful grant proposal to request recovery assistance or other funding requires two key elements: The applicant seeking the funds must establish a clear connection between the mission of the...
July 18, 2018
ATLANTA – FEMA has approved more than $1.4 million to reimburse Pensacola State College for repairs to buildings on the campus and to replace contents damaged during the Spring 2014 severe storms and...
July 18, 2018
Q: Does it usually take more than two months after a disaster to receive additional FEMA assistance? A disaster declaration was approved on May 8, 2018 for Public Assistance, which provides...
July 18, 2018
ATLANTA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency continues to support communities recovering from recent disasters. A combined $4.9 million was awarded to the City of Albany following tornadoes and...
July 17, 2018
CHICAGO – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) welcomes Hannah Schultz from Marine City, Michigan as one of the 15 national selectees for the 2018–2019 Youth Preparedness Council (YPC).FEMA...