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February 29, 2020
CAGUAS, 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...
February 29, 2020
CAGUAS, Puerto Rico – Individuals who lost their jobs because of the earthquakes and live or work in any of the 25 municipalities FEMA approved for assistance have an extension of time to file for...
February 27, 2020
Myth:     If you cannot get regular unemployment insurance, then you certainly cannot get Disaster Unemployment Assistance.Fact:     If you are out of work as a direct result of the December...
February 27, 2020
The U.S. Small Business Administration provides low-interest disaster loans to homeowners, renters and businesses affected by the Southwest Puerto Rico earthquakes that began in December.Who’s...
February 26, 2020
The obligations include funds for road signs, roads, baseball fields and public buildings GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA and the Central Office for recovery, Reconstruction and Resilience, or COR3,...
February 25, 2020
CAGUAS, Puerto Rico – As the people of Puerto Rico repair and rebuild their homes, FEMA has teamed with Home Depot and National Lumber to provide free information and tips on how to make homes...
February 25, 2020
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA and the Central Office for Recovery, Reconstruction and Resilience, or COR3, have obligated over $13.9 million in funds for 131 projects related to the recovery and...
February 19, 2020
CAGUAS, Puerto Rico – Fourteen municipalities are now eligible to be reimbursed by the federal government for debris removal and for emergency protective measures that were triggered by the 6.4...
February 18, 2020
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico — Teenagers from grades 8 to 11 can apply to participate in FEMA’s Youth Preparedness Council 2020, where they can develop leadership skills, share important preparedness...
February 18, 2020
CAGUAS, Puerto Rico – On Dec. 28, an earthquake rattled Puerto Rico’s southwest coast, destroying homes and cultural treasures. Unfortunately, it was just a precursor to a magnitude 6.4 temblor that...