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October 9, 2019
DENVER – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded a $3.9 million grant to the State of Utah. The grant will go toward structural retrofitting for 215 homes along the Wasatch Fault...
August 30, 2019
DENVER - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Gun Range Fire in Davis...
August 28, 2019
DENVER – The State of Wyoming Office of Homeland Security recently welcomed the first member of its Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Integration Team (FIT). FITs enhance intergovernmental...
August 9, 2019
PIERRE, S.D. – It won’t happen to me.Many South Dakotans may believe they don’t need to buy flood insurance. Their house has never flooded before. They don’t live in a high-risk flood zone.But...
August 9, 2019
PIERRE, S.D. – The Cleanup Assistance Hotline established by South Dakota Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters has been extended until Aug. 16.The phone number is 605-519-5413. The hotline was...
August 7, 2019
PIERRE, S.D. – While the deadline to register for federal disaster assistance has passed, the State of South Dakota, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and other federal partners continue to...
August 5, 2019
DENVER — Clay County’s flood insurance rate map update is nearing completion. The new maps will provide Clay County with more accurate flood risk information that can help local officials and...
August 5, 2019
DENVER – Union County’s flood insurance rate map update is nearing completion. The new maps will provide Union County with more accurate flood risk information that can help local officials and...
August 1, 2019
PIERRE, S.D. – Crisis counseling is available to help South Dakotans in areas impacted by the flooding this year.A $320,000 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to the State of South...
August 1, 2019
PIERRE, S.D. – Crisis counseling is available to help South Dakotans in areas impacted by the flooding this year.A $320,000 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to the State of South...