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January 7, 2020
SIOUX FALLS, SD—The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Sioux Falls will close at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020. Specialists in the DRC have been meeting directly with residents to review their...
January 7, 2020
Acting FEMA Administrator Pete Gaynor has been in constant communication and coordination with Puerto Rico Governor Wanda Vazquez. The agency received her request for an emergency declaration from...
January 6, 2020
PHILADELPHIA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is announcing funding for the Commonwealth of Virginia for mitigation projects through the Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) Grant...
January 6, 2020
Ed Burkland, Montour County Emergency Management CoordinatorMontour County, Pennsylvaniaeburkland@montourco.org (570) 271-3047 PHILADELPHIA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is...
January 3, 2020
SIOUX FALLS, SD — The Hanson County Disaster Recovery Center will now remain open until further notice.Those whose homes or businesses were affected by the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding from...
January 3, 2020
SIOUX FALLS, SD – FEMA mitigation and flood insurance specialists will be at Lowe’s in Brookings and Sioux Falls next week to offer advice and tips on how to repair storm damage and rebuild safer and...
January 2, 2020
WASHINGTON -- Continuing its risk management practice against future catastrophic flood losses, FEMA announced today its 2020 traditional reinsurance placement for the National Flood Insurance...
December 29, 2019
FEMA and COR3 Obligate an Additional $20 Million for Recovery Work in Puerto Rico  GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA and the Central Office for Recovery, Reconstruction and Resilience, or COR3, have...
December 27, 2019
ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,221,219 for the State of Florida to help the City of Jacksonville defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program. ...
December 27, 2019
Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $2,134,201 for the State of Florida to help the South Florida Water Management District defray the costs of submerged debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s...