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March 17, 2020
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the state of South...
March 17, 2020
PANAMA CITY, Fla. — FEMA has approved $1,252,171 to reimburse the Florida Department of Financial Services for emergency measures taken following Hurricane Michael.  Grant funds reimburse the...
March 17, 2020
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – FEMA is aware of several cases of reported identity theft involving survivors of the severe storms and tornadoes in Tennessee March 3. The agency is cooperating in the...
March 17, 2020
WASHINGTON – FEMA announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of South Carolina to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe...
March 17, 2020
PANAMA CITY, Fla. — FEMA has approved $1,610,581 for the state of Florida to reimburse Chemical Addictions Recovery Effort, Inc. for emergency protective measures taken after Hurricane Michael. This...
March 16, 2020
Effective immediately, FEMA will suspend, until March 30, in-field operations in support of the Puerto Rico earthquakes. FEMA personnel will continue to work on the island to support survivors.  FEMA...
March 14, 2020
PONCE, Puerto Rico – Individuals and families who were affected by the Dec. 28-Feb. 4 earthquakes in 33 municipalities now have until April 15, 2020, to apply for disaster assistance with FEMA. The...
March 14, 2020
PONCE, Puerto Rico – As the people of Puerto Rico repair and rebuild their homes, FEMA has teamed with National Lumber to provide free information and tips on how to make homes damaged by earthquakes...
March 13, 2020
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – FEMA has announced a 12-month extension of the temporary housing program in Butte County through May 12, 2021 for Camp Fire survivors – the initial 18-month program was set to...
March 13, 2020
ORLANDO, Fla. – The Town of Lake Park will receive nearly $3.5 million in federal grant money for the drainage system surrounding Lake Shore Drive. This project will improve existing drainage and...