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September 16, 2019
LINCOLN, Neb– The deadline for individuals to apply for federal assistance has passed as of Sept. 13, 2019 but help remains.  The agency will continue to work with the Nebraska Emergency Management...
September 16, 2019
WASHINGTON – FEMA announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Arkansas to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms,...
September 16, 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 disaster declaration issued for the state of Arkansas....
September 16, 2019
*** Correction: Note disaster center closure date changes***AUSTIN, Texas – The deadline to register for FEMA assistance is 11:59 p.m., Monday, Sept.16, however, help remains at three Disaster...
September 13, 2019
 AUSTIN, Texas – Monday, Sept. 16 is the final day for South Texans with damages from the June severe storms and flooding to register for FEMA grants. The Texas counties designated for federal...
September 13, 2019
ORLANDO, Fla. – Miami-Dade County will receive a nearly $1.3 million federal grant to plan for installing back-up generators and other protective measures at 10 sewer pumping stations that will keep...
September 12, 2019
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Did you suffer damage from the May 27-29 tornadoes, storms and flooding, but have been denied Individual Assistance by FEMA because of your insurance coverage, and it now turns out...
September 12, 2019
During National Preparedness Month, make sure you can outsmart the scammers AUSTIN, Texas — Part of being prepared for disaster is knowing how to protect yourself from criminals who prey on people in...
September 12, 2019
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – State and federal officials urge Missourians to strongly consider purchasing flood insurance; history shows that on average a flood-related disaster occurs nearly once a year in...
September 11, 2019
Orlando, Fla. – Monroe County will receive $2,853,015.07 in grants through FEMA’s Public Assistance Program to help defray the costs of debris removal in response to Hurricane Irma.On August 23, 2019...