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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...
March 18, 2020
ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved two federal grants totaling $18,178,542 for the State of Florida to help the City of Jacksonville defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s...
March 17, 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 disaster declaration issued for the state of South...
March 17, 2020
PANAMA CITY, Fla. — FEMA has approved $1,252,171 to reimburse the Florida Department of Financial Services for emergency measures taken following Hurricane Michael.  Grant funds reimburse the...
March 17, 2020
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – FEMA is aware of several cases of reported identity theft involving survivors of the severe storms and tornadoes in Tennessee March 3. The agency is cooperating in the...