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March 20, 2020
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) provides financial assistance to states, territories, tribes, local governments, nonprofits, institutions of higher education, and other non-Federal...
March 20, 2020
NASHVILLE – The State of Tennessee and FEMA will open a Disaster Recovery Center in Mt. Juliet at 9 a.m. today, March 20. Disaster Recovery Centers offer in-person support to individuals and...
March 20, 2020
The Defense Production Act (DPA) of 1950, as amended (50 U.S.C. 4501 et seq.) is the primary source of presidential authorities to expedite and expand the critical supplies and services from the...
March 20, 2020
WASHINGTON — FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available for the state of New York to supplement states, tribes and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by the...
March 19, 2020
Consistent with the President’s national emergency declaration for the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on March 13, 2020, FEMA urges officials to, without delay, take appropriate actions that are...
March 19, 2020
Under President Trump’s March 13, 2020, national emergency declaration for thecoronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, FEMA’s Regional Administrators have been delegatedauthority to approve requests for non-...
March 19, 2020
NASHVILLE – The State of Tennessee and FEMA have opened a Disaster Recovery Center in Lebanon. Disaster recovery centers offer in-person support to individuals and businesses affected by the March 3...
March 18, 2020
NASHVILLE – Renters in Davidson, Putnam and Wilson counties whose homes and property were damaged by the tornadoes and severe storms March 3 can apply for federal disaster assistance. FEMA Individual...
March 18, 2020
NASHVILLE – Homeowners and renters in Davidson, Putnam and Wilson counties with losses from the recent tornadoes and storms can contact FEMA in many ways. Survivors can apply online for disaster...
March 18, 2020
DENVER — Turner County flood insurance rate map update is nearing completion. The new maps will provide Turner County with more accurate flood risk information that can help local officials and...