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September 21, 2018
RALEIGH, N.C. – When natural disasters occur, it is common for people to take advantage of survivors by posing as official disaster aid workers or as relatives trying to help survivors complete their...
September 21, 2018
 Helena, Mont. – Petroleum County was added Friday, September 21, 2018, to the federal disaster declaration issued by President Trump on August 30 in response to Montana flooding from April 12 to May...
September 21, 2018
RALEIGH, N.C. – After registering for disaster assistance, you may be contacted by a FEMA-contracted housing inspector to schedule an appointment for a housing inspection. Your first contact with a...
September 21, 2018
AUSTIN, Texas – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded $51.9 million to the Texas General Land Office as a reimbursement for the management and execution of the Partial Repair and...
September 20, 2018
ST. CROIX, U.S. Virgin Islands – One year after two back-to-back Category 5 hurricanes devastated the U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI), progress is being made in the territory’s recovery. Homes are being...
September 20, 2018
Advanced payments of $5,000 available to policyholdersWASHINGTON – FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is supporting policyholders impacted by the devastating flooding following Hurricane...
September 20, 2018
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – The disaster recovery center in Trujillo Alto will cease operations at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26. Location:        Casa Alcaldía            #46 Calle Muñoz Rivera, Lote #2...
September 20, 2018
AUSTIN, Texas — The first two weeks of National Preparedness Month focused on helping Americans survive a disaster by encouraging everyone to make and practice their disaster plan and learn...
September 20, 2018
CHICAGO – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has released $741,619 in Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) funds to the village of Ottawa, Ohio, for...
September 20, 2018
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – Like most Puerto Ricans, Domingo Morales didn’t sleep the night Hurricane María made landfall last September. María’s trail of destruction left unrecognizable neighborhoods...