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July 9, 2020
The Salvation Army collaborates with FEMA to provide over $20 million in assistanceGUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – “The hurricane turned our house upside down and we lost everything; furniture, clothes and...
July 8, 2020
DENTON, Texas – Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) are available for review by residents and business owners in all communities and unincorporated areas of El Paso County.  Officials...
July 8, 2020
Since December 2019, fraudulent sales of personal protective equipment (PPE) — particularly N95 and KN95 filtering facepiece respirators (FFRs) — have increased. This fact sheet provides an overview...
July 7, 2020
The obligations include over $11 million for 38 projects to repair the island’s roads and bridgesGUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – Reconstruction projects in Puerto Rico for Hurricane María recovery efforts...
July 7, 2020
OAKLAND, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to assist the State of Nevada in combating the Numbers Fire burning in Douglas County.On July...
July 7, 2020
OAKLAND, Calif. – “Yesterday, Admiral Giroir and I spoke to the Mayor of Phoenix regarding her concern that the people of her city were waiting in long lines to receive testing and her desire to...
July 7, 2020
CHICAGO – As temperatures soar into the 90s this week, with heat index values near 100 degrees, the FEMA Region 5 office in Chicago is encouraging residents to avoid the dangers of extreme heat by...
July 6, 2020
On April 10th, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) issued a Temporary Final Rule (TFR) entitled Prioritization and Allocation of Certain Scarce or Threatened Health and Medical Resources...
July 6, 2020
The program includes a phone line to speak with support specialists and connect to community resources OLYMPIA – In response to COVID-19, Washington has launched Washington Listens, a support program...
July 2, 2020
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – “Town squares are historic places and landmarks of the Puerto Rican culture. Being part of the repair of these spaces is what drives us to continue with our recovery efforts...