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June 13, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. – Do you live in Florida? Own a business in the Sunshine State? If you want to protect your home, business and personal property, you need to purchase flood insurance. Many people do...
June 13, 2018
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – As Hoosiers repair or rebuild their homes damaged by the flooding and severe storms that occurred Feb. 14-March 4, 2018, FEMA and Lowe’s Home Improvement store in Evansville have...
June 13, 2018
AUSTIN, Texas — When disaster strikes, your first thoughts will likely be of your family: “Are they OK? How Can I reach them? How can I let them know I’m alright?” Electricity is often disrupted by...
June 12, 2018
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – As Hoosiers repair or rebuild their homes damaged by the flooding and severe storms that occurred Feb. 14-March 4, 2018, FEMA and The Home Depot store in New Albany have teamed up...
June 12, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. – In the nine months since Hurricane Irma brought high wind and flooding rain to Florida, FEMA has provided $1 billion to help individuals, families, local governments and nonprofit...
June 12, 2018
The Federal Emergency Management Agency ("FEMA") within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security is giving public notice of its intent to provide financial assistance to the State of Maine, local and...
June 12, 2018
Anniston, Ala. -- Jacksonville State University (JSU) was among the hardest hit by the March 19-20 tornadoes and storms that struck the state and led to the president declaring a major disaster for...
June 11, 2018
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – Living in an apartment community poses some unique considerations for hurricane preparedness. Sharing your walls and communal areas mean some actions are your responsibilities...
June 11, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is proud to announce the presentation of the National Flood Insurance Program’s (NFIP) Community Rating System Award for Excellence to Mr...
June 11, 2018
WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of New Jersey to supplement state, tribal, and local...