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January 21, 2011
ST. THOMAS, V.I. -- As part of its Resolve to be Ready in 2011 campaign, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Virgin Island Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) officials...
November 24, 2010
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama’s major disaster declaration issued for the U.S. Virgin Islands....
November 24, 2010
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster aid has been made available to supplement Territory...
November 22, 2010
ST THOMAS, USVI -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials urge flood insurance holders in the United States Virgin Islands (USVI) who suffered damages caused by the recent rain events,...
November 19, 2010
ST. THOMAS, USVI -- Many Virgin Island residents remain without flood insurance because their home or business has not been flooded yet. However, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials...
November 19, 2010
UNITED STATES VIRGIN ISLANDS (USVI) -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials urge homeowners and individuals who suffered damages caused by the recent rains and floods and who have...
November 19, 2010
ST. THOMAS, USVI -- Governmental and certain private nonprofit entities in the Territory affected by severe storms and flooding caused by Hurricane Earl that are eligible for federal assistance, must...
November 19, 2010
ST. THOMAS, USVI -- As many Virgin Islanders were affected by recent floods caused by heavy rainfall, officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) urge citizens to take steps to...
November 18, 2010
ST THOMAS, USVI -- Governmental and certain private nonprofit entities in the Territory affected by severe storms and flooding caused by Tropical Storm Otto that are eligible for federal assistance,...
November 5, 2010
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Craig Fugate announced today that federal aid is available to the territory of...