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September 1, 2019
WASHINGTON – Today, FEMA Acting Administrator Pete Gaynor warned that with the uncertainty of Hurricane Dorian’s track, residents of southeastern coastal states need to pay close attention to the...
September 1, 2019
WASHINGTON -- FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available to the Seminole Tribe of Florida to supplement the tribe’s response efforts due to the emergency conditions in the area...
September 1, 2019
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 emergency disaster declaration issued for the Seminole...
August 31, 2019
WASHINGTON – Today, FEMA’s Associate Administrator for the Office of Response & Recovery Jeff Byard urged residents in Dorian’s path to follow the guidance of local officials and have a plan for...
August 31, 2019
WASHINGTON – As Dorian’s strength and path continues to change, FEMA urges residents and visitors along the southeastern coast of the United States to remain vigilant, continue preparations, monitor...
August 31, 2019
ORLANDO, Fla. – The City of Marco Island will receive a nearly $2.5 million federal grant to install back-up generators at its sewer pumping stations that will keep electricity on and the system...
August 30, 2019
Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $2,058,473 for the State of Florida to help defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma from the Florida Turnpike system under FEMA’s Public Assistance...
August 30, 2019
WASHINGTON -- President Donald J. Trump approved an emergency declaration for Florida today, making federal funding available to assist state, tribal and local governments with emergency and life-...
August 30, 2019
Two years after Hurricane Harvey, the Port Aransas Campus is rebuilding stronger and smarter AUSTIN, Texas — When Hurricane Harvey ripped through Port Aransas in 2017, it tore off roofs, flooded...
August 30, 2019
Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $12,437,212 for the State of Florida to help the Orlando Utilities Commission defray the costs of restoring electrical service following Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s...