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July 17, 2019
BOTHELL, Wash. - FEMA welcomes Hsin Ya (Jessie) Huang from Eugene, Oregon as one of the 15 national selectees for the 2019-2020 Youth Preparedness Council (YPC). FEMA created the YPC in 2012 to bring...
July 17, 2019
DENTON, TEXAS – FEMA welcomes Wyatt Reed from Paragould, Ark., as one of the 15 national selectees for the 2019-2020 Youth Preparedness Council (YPC). FEMA created the YPC in 2012 to bring together...
July 17, 2019
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the state of Texas....
July 17, 2019
BOTHELL, Wash. - FEMA welcomes Madeline Ortiz from Palmer, Alaska as one of the 15 national selectees for the 2019-2020 Youth Preparedness Council (YPC). Madeline Ortiz, 13 of Alaska FEMA created...
July 17, 2019
ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved $2,035,101 for the State of Florida to help the Town of Southwest Ranches defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance...
July 17, 2019
DES MOINES, Iowa – Iowa homeowners and renters who have registered for disaster assistance with FEMA are encouraged by recovery officials to “stay in touch” with the agency after they have applied...
July 17, 2019
Officials Tout NFIP Coverage as First Line of Defense Against FloodingOrlando, Fla. – Nearly two years after Hurricane Irma struck Florida, FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) has paid...
July 17, 2019
WASHINGTON – FEMA announces today the selectees for the 2019–2020 Youth Preparedness Council.FEMA selected eight new and seven returning members of the council based on their dedication to public...
July 17, 2019
LINCOLN, Neb. – The Ponca Tribe of Nebraska and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have signed an historic agreement that paves the way for a nation-to-nation partnership in disaster...
July 17, 2019
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – There are 3 weeks left to register for Federal assistance for damages sustained in the flooding that occurred from May 21 to June 14. The registration deadline is August 7.   The...