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July 1, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico — Federal funds are helping to lay out the blueprint to turn Puerto Rico into a model of disaster resiliency in the Caribbean. FEMA has obligated about $100 million in...
July 1, 2019
Columbus, Ohio – A Disaster Recovery Center will open Wednesday, July 3 in Roseville to help renters, homeowners and businesses in Ohio affected by the tornadoes, storms and flooding of May 27 – 29,...
July 1, 2019
AUSTIN, Texas — When members of the Aransas Pass Police Explorers Post returned home after evacuating for Hurricane Harvey in 2017, many of the youths felt helpless in the wake of the storm’s...
July 1, 2019
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — FEMA has approved $889,896 to the State of Florida to assist 20 eligible applicants with reimbursement for eligible costs of debris removal, emergency protective measures,...
July 1, 2019
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) granted $2.3 million to Sonoma Water to provide Ely Booster Station protection against a 500-year flood and 7.0 magnitude earthquake....
July 1, 2019
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — FEMA has approved $1,204,944 to the state of Florida to assist West Florida Electric Cooperative Association with reimbursement for management costs following Hurricane Michael in...
July 1, 2019
Oklahoma City, OK – Six more state/federal Mobile Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) are opening in the following Oklahoma communities: Henryetta (Okmulgee County), Bartlesville (Washington County),...
July 1, 2019
BOTHELL, Wash. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Shovel Creek Fire burning in Alaska’s Fairbanks North...
July 1, 2019
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Flood survivors in Crawford and Jefferson Counties who are rebuilding or repairing their homes after the flooding and severe storms that occurred May 21 to June 14 can get a free...
July 1, 2019
DES MOINES, Iowa – The deadline for Iowa disaster survivors to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for recovery assistance has been extended to Tuesday, July 16, 2019. The...