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August 1, 2019
PIERRE, S.D. – Crisis counseling is available to help South Dakotans in areas impacted by the flooding this year.A $320,000 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to the State of South...
August 1, 2019
AUSTIN, Texas — When Hurricane Harvey flooded Beaumont in August 2017, it didn’t only affect local people and businesses — it shut down one of the most important ports for the U.S. economy. FEMA and...
August 1, 2019
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri residents may receive disaster assistance from both FEMA and the U.S. Small Business Administration. After registering with FEMA, most residents are automatically...
August 1, 2019
Disaster Recovery Center to Open August 5 in Holt County JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A new FEMA disaster recovery center will open in Holt County Monday, August 5, to provide one-on-one assistance to...
August 1, 2019
DURHAM, N.C. – FEMA and the state of North Carolina are announcing more than $2.4 million to reimburse Energy United Electric Membership Corporation for damage to its electrical systems following...
August 1, 2019
Little Rock, Ark. – Arkansas/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center in Pine Bluff (Jefferson County) is scheduled to close on Tuesday, August 6 at 3 p.m. The Disaster Recovery Center is located at:JEFFERSON...
July 31, 2019
PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters has created a Cleanup Assistance Hotline to assist South Dakotans with cleanup or debris removal as a result of the winter...
July 31, 2019
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Homeowners and renters in Northwest Missouri who register for assistance with FEMA may be eligible for grants to help pay for a variety of disaster-related needs not covered by...
July 31, 2019
ATLANTA – Two Mississippi counties are now eligible to receive federal disaster funding to supplement state and local recovery from storms that occurred earlier this year. The Federal Emergency...
July 31, 2019
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – FEMA’s mitigation experts are visiting Savannah in Andrew County August 1-6 to offer home-improvement tips on rebuilding better and stronger after this year’s severe storms in...