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July 1, 2020
ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,225,598­ for the State of Florida to help the City of Fellsmere replace dirt roads washed out by Hurricane Irma with a road surface designed to better withstand...
July 1, 2020
• All Disaster Recovery Centers in Puerto Rico will be closed Friday in observance of the Fourth of July holiday.• Centers will reopen Monday, July 6.• Disaster Recovery Centers are open, with safety...
June 30, 2020
Salem, Oregon – Residents of Umatilla County and the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation affected by the severe storms, flooding, landslides, and mudslides during February 5-9,...
June 30, 2020
HONOLULU, Hawaii — With hurricane season upon us, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and its National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) advise Hawaii residents to prepare now for hurricane-...
June 30, 2020
ST. CROIX, U.S. Virgin Islands – Emergencies and disasters can be frightening for children. Being aware and included in preparedness plans can lessen their fear and anxiety. It is helpful to:Include...
June 30, 2020
WASHINGTON — As part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) ongoing efforts to support state, local, tribal, and territorial partners, Acting Secretary Chad F. Wolf today announced final...
June 30, 2020
PONCE, Puerto Rico – With seismic activity centered along Puerto Rico’s southern coast for the past six months, time is running out for people who may qualify for FEMA disaster assistance, since the...
June 30, 2020
The obligations include about $1.9 million for permanent work in CulebraGUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – The island's recovery efforts after Hurricane María continue with the obligation of over $108 million...
June 29, 2020
NASHVILLE – You bought your home seven years ago and have paid your homeowners insurance premium each year. A tornado causes extensive damage and as you plan to make repairs you discover that your...
June 29, 2020
BOSTON, Mass.-- Three months after federal disaster declarations for COVID-19, New England States and Tribes are slowly emerging from an unprecedented public health crisis.In March, COVID-19 arrived...