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February 26, 2019
U.S. Virgin Islands – Debris removal is underway for those enrolled in the Sheltering and Temporary Essential Power (STEP) program. FEMA and the territory of the U.S. Virgin Islands have extended the...
February 26, 2019
AUSTIN, Texas — The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded more than $20 million to the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) for providing safety, support and security to areas...
February 26, 2019
WASHINGTON – FEMA and its emergency management partner organizations today posted online Brooke Buddemeier’s PrepTalk “Saving Lives After a Nuclear Detonation,” the fifth PrepTalk release from the...
February 26, 2019
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – FEMA may be able to help Alaska residents with uninsured or underinsured losses from the Nov. 30 earthquake if they live in the designated areas and their earthquake insurance...
February 26, 2019
Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,950,579.37 to the State of Florida to assist the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services defray the costs of emergency protective measures taken...
February 26, 2019
As of Feb. 25, unless otherwise noted Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, Port St. Joe residents have received more than $98 million in total federal funds, including...
February 26, 2019
Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $3,009,903.44 to the State of Florida to assist St. Lucie County defray the costs to repair mosquito control impoundments damaged by Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s...
February 26, 2019
OAKLAND, Calif. — FEMA announced that President Donald J. Trump made additional disaster assistance available to the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands by authorizing an increase in federal...
February 26, 2019
 Transitional Sheltering Assistance (TSA), which pays for hotel or motel rooms as short-term, emergency sheltering for eligible Hurricane Florence survivors ends Tuesday, March 12. To date 871...
February 25, 2019
WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Kansas to supplement state and local recovery efforts in...