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December 6, 2019
SIOUX FALLS – The State of South Dakota and FEMA are opening Disaster Recovery Centers in six counties across the state. The centers offer in-person support to individuals and businesses that...
December 5, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA’s Acting Administrator Pete Gaynor met today with mayors from five municipalities across the island to address concerns and discuss strategies to move recovery forward.  ...
December 4, 2019
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – As part of his three-day visit to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, Acting FEMA Administrator Pete Gaynor met with Governor Wanda Vázquez-Garced and other government...
December 4, 2019
Oakland, CA — The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is updating South Mohave County and the Fort Mojave Indian Tribe’s flood maps in 2020. New maps identify the latest flood hazards, assess...
December 4, 2019
AUSTIN, Texas – FEMA has awarded more than $8.9 million to Brazoria County, through the Texas Division of Emergency Management, to fund the elevation of 70 flood-prone homes as part of FEMA’s Hazard...
December 3, 2019
Oakland, Calif. – As Santa Barbara County recovers from recent wildfires, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) – administrator of the National Flood Insurance Program – cautions residents...
December 3, 2019
Oakland, Calif. – As Shasta County recovers from recent wildfires the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) – administrator of the National Flood Insurance Program – cautions residents living in...
December 3, 2019
Oakland, Calif. – As Ventura County recovers from recent wildfires, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) – administrator of the National Flood Insurance Program – cautions residents living...
December 3, 2019
AUSTIN, Texas – More than 70 percent of Texas homes that flooded in Tropical Storm Imelda were in areas at low risk for flooding. And most of those with flood damage from Imelda did not have flood...
December 3, 2019
Attend an Open House and Learn about Flood Risks in Your CommunityATLANTA - Residents and property owners in coastal areas of Charlotte County can view new draft preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps...