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August 8, 2018
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC), jointly operated by the State of California’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), opens...
August 8, 2018
ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands – Emergencies and disasters can happen at any time, often without much warning. This is also true in the U.S. Virgin Islands where residents, including children, were...
August 8, 2018
ATLANTA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved more than $1.4 million for the state of Florida to fund flood control measures to reduce or eliminate the risk of repetitive flood...
August 7, 2018
DENVER - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Hilltop Fire in Sanpete...
August 7, 2018
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – During the month of August 2018, FEMA’s Core Advisory Group  Disability Integration Team will host seven briefings across Puerto Rico. These briefings will identify issues and...
August 7, 2018
AUSTIN, Texas— If you were affected by the severe storms and flooding of June 19 – July 13, 2018, and need federal assistance, and you didn’t register directly with FEMA, you are not registered.  To...
August 7, 2018
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA has awarded more than $320 million in Public Assistance grants to Puerto Rico for Hurricane María-related costs on the island. This brings the total to more than $3...
August 7, 2018
HONOLULU—The joint federal/state/county disaster recovery center assisting residents with the Kilauea eruption recovery will be closed on Wednesday, August 8, due to the threat posed by Hurricane...
August 6, 2018
AUSTIN, Texas – Survivors in Hidalgo, Cameron or Jim Wells County that were impacted by the recent severe storms and flooding and were receiving rental assistance from the U.S. Department of Housing...
August 6, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. – The City of Key West will receive more than $1.7 million in federal assistance to help recover from Hurricane Irma. FEMA funds will reimburse Key West debris removal costs following...