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April 2, 2020
Fact Sheet PONCE, Puerto Rico – Residents whose homes were made uninhabitable by the Dec. 28 to Feb. 4 earthquakes may be eligible for temporary rental assistance from FEMA. Rental assistance does...
March 31, 2020
The historic figure includes 279 projects for municipalities  GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – As FEMA and the Central Office of Recovery, Reconstruction and Resilience, or COR3, continue recovery efforts...
March 30, 2020
PONCE, Puerto Rico – A public notice is now available on FEMA’s Puerto Rico disaster page that addresses the agency’s intention to reimburse eligible applicants for costs to repair or replace...
March 30, 2020
 Media Advisory FEMA has extended its suspension, until April 12, of in-field operations in support of the Puerto Rico earthquakes. FEMA personnel will continue to work on the island to support...
March 27, 2020
WASHINGTON — FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico to supplement the commonwealth and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by...
March 25, 2020
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereby gives notice to the public of its intent to reimburse eligible applicants for eligible costs to repair and/or replace facilities damaged by the...
March 24, 2020
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA and the Central Office for Recovery, Reconstruction and Resilience, or COR3, have obligated an additional $18.7 million in funds for 146 projects related to the recovery...
March 16, 2020
Effective immediately, FEMA will suspend, until March 30, in-field operations in support of the Puerto Rico earthquakes. FEMA personnel will continue to work on the island to support survivors.  FEMA...
March 14, 2020
PONCE, Puerto Rico – Individuals and families who were affected by the Dec. 28-Feb. 4 earthquakes in 33 municipalities now have until April 15, 2020, to apply for disaster assistance with FEMA. The...
March 14, 2020
PONCE, Puerto Rico – As the people of Puerto Rico repair and rebuild their homes, FEMA has teamed with National Lumber to provide free information and tips on how to make homes damaged by earthquakes...