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January 9, 2020
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Homeowners and renters in Aurora County may now register with FEMA for federal disaster assistance for uninsured and underinsured damage and loss resulting from the severe storms...
January 8, 2020
Sioux Falls, S.D. – The State of South Dakota and the Federal Emergency Management Agency encourage everyone with damage from the September 9-26, 2019 severe storms, tornadoes, and flooding to...
January 7, 2020
WASHINGTON — FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available to the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico to supplement Commonwealth and local response efforts to the emergency conditions in...
January 7, 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 emergency disaster declaration issued for the...
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...