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May 9, 2019
DES MOINES, Iowa – At the request of the state government, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has activated Direct Temporary Housing Assistance for survivors in Mills and Fremont counties...
May 9, 2019
May 5-11 is National Hurricane Preparedness Week AUSTIN, Texas — Hurricane season is on its way, and while you can’t make your home invincible to high winds and flooding, you can improve your home’s...
May 9, 2019
RALEIGH, N.C. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved more than $4.8 million to reimburse the City of Jacksonville for debris removal following Hurricane Florence. Beginning Sept. 7,...
May 9, 2019
DES MOINES, Iowa – Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds requested, and FEMA approved, extending the deadline to apply for federal disaster assistance in the eight counties affected by the severe storms and...
May 8, 2019
WASHINGTON – FEMA is once again participating in Building Safety Month with the International Code Council (ICC). Building Safety Month is an international campaign held in May to raise awareness...
May 8, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA has awarded about $21 million in additional funds to Puerto Rico to cover costs related to Hurricane María. These awards bring the amount of funds obligated under FEMA’s...
May 8, 2019
Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $13,362,910.22 to the State of Florida to assist the Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s...
May 8, 2019
PHILADELPHIA – Today, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region III, in partnership with the State of Maryland, hosted the Maryland Flood Insurance Partners Roundtable. FEMA, the Maryland...
May 7, 2019
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — FEMA has approved $1,935,816 to the state of Florida to assist the Florida Department of Environmental Protection with reimbursement for the costs of debris removal following...
May 7, 2019
Lincoln, NE – If you were affected by the severe winter storms, straight line winds and flooding that occurred nearly two months ago and haven’t registered for help from FEMA, why wait? Do it now!...