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April 24, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA’s Community Disaster Loan Program has approved nearly $300 million for 76 municipalities throughout Puerto Rico.FEMA recently approved the Municipality of Utuado for a $5...
April 24, 2019
It is important for Nebraskans to check with local building authorities about local or state permits that may be necessary before starting reconstruction after the severe storm, straight-line winds...
April 24, 2019
RALEIGH, N.C. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved $8.2 million to reimburse Carteret County Public Schools for emergency protective measures taken following Hurricane Florence....
April 23, 2019
DES MOINES, Iowa – Iowans in Pottawattamie county who have been impacted by the recent severe storms and flooding and want to learn more about disaster assistance can now visit a Disaster Recovery...
April 23, 2019
Every year more U.S. homes are damaged by flooding than any other type of natural disaster. Flooding can occur nearly everywhere – in high, moderate or low flood-risk areas. Standard homeowners...
April 23, 2019
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Additional FEMA funding may be available to eligible homeowners who had damage to their foundations as a result of the Nov. 30 earthquake.If you have applied for FEMA assistance...
April 23, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico—Houses of worship damaged by Hurricane Maria have until Friday May 17, 2019 to apply for FEMA help and submit all required documentation. They may be eligible through FEMA’s...
April 23, 2019
Texas’ annual Emergency Preparation Supplies Sales Tax Holiday is April 27-29 AUSTIN, Texas — This weekend is a great time to complete your emergency kit and gather other supplies you may need for...
April 23, 2019
AUSTIN, Texas — The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded more than $24 million to these three applicants for debris removal following Hurricane Harvey.  Corpus Christi received $10....
April 22, 2019
LINCOLN, Neb. – The State of Nebraska and FEMA will open a Disaster Recovery Center in Howard County. Center location and hours: HOWARD COUNTYOak Street Manor(Housing Authority)222 E. Oak St....