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January 16, 2020
SIOUX FALLS, SD— All of the remaining Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in South Dakota are scheduled to permanently close at the end of this week. The deadline for registration is January 31, 2020....
January 16, 2020
WASHINGTON – Today, Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf swore in Peter T. Gaynor as FEMA’s Administrator. Gaynor, who served as the Acting Administrator since March 8, 2019,...
January 16, 2020
Oakland, CA — The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is updating the 2020 flood maps for Maricopa County and the cities of Phoenix and Scottsdale. New maps identify the latest flood hazards,...
January 16, 2020
January 16, 2020  Dear Fellow Californians: We at FEMA are committed to our mission of helping people before, during and after disasters. When wildfires raged throughout our state in 2015, 2017 and...
January 16, 2020
Earlier today, I was sworn in by Acting Secretary Wolf as the 11th Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency. I am grateful for this honor to lead the men and women of FEMA as we help...
January 15, 2020
ORLANDO, Fla. – Florida International University will receive more than $2.7 million in federal grant money to protect the Charles E. Perry/Primera Casa Building on its Modesto A. Maidique campus in...
January 15, 2020
ATLANTA – A public notice is now available that addresses the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s intention to reimburse eligible applicants for costs to repair or replace facilities damaged by...
January 15, 2020
ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,513,661 for the State of Florida to help the City of Coral Gables defray the costs of responding to Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA...
January 15, 2020
ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved $5,582,253 for the State of Florida to help Pinellas County defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds...
January 15, 2020
ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,386,224 for the State of Florida to help the City of Fort Lauderdale defray administrative costs associated with Hurricane Irma recovery under FEMA’s Public...