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February 4, 2020
WASHINGTON — Today, FEMA and its emergency management partners released Kate Konschnik’s PrepTalk “Left in the Dark: Power Outages in an Interconnected World.” In her PrepTalk, Konschnik dives into...
February 4, 2020
ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,089,255 for the State of Florida to help the Kissimmee Utility Authority defray the costs associated with repairing utility facilities damaged by Hurricane Irma....
February 4, 2020
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA and the Central Office for Recovery, Reconstruction and Resilience, or COR3, have obligated over $22.1 million in additional funds for 33 projects related to the recovery...
February 4, 2020
ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved $2,538,495 for the State of Florida to help the City of North Miami Beach defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance...
February 4, 2020
ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved $2,446,775 for the State of Florida to help the City of Lakeland defray the costs of responding to Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program.FEMA funds...
February 4, 2020
 The Federal Emergency Management Agency (“FEMA”) within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security is giving public notice of its intent to provide financial assistance to the State of Vermont, local...
February 3, 2020
PANAMA CITY, Fla. — FEMA has approved two projects ($7,859,538 and $4,928,975) for a total of $12,788,513 for the state of Florida to reimburse Leon County for debris removal costs following...
February 3, 2020
During earthquakes, secondary aftershocks are usually less violent than the main earthquake but can be strong enough to do additional damage to weakened structures and can occur in the first hours,...
February 3, 2020
Who should apply for assistance?If you live in the designated municipalities of Adjuntas, Cabo Rojo, Corozal, Guánica, Guayanilla, Jayuya, Lajas, Lares, Maricao, Peñuelas, Ponce, San Germán, San...
February 3, 2020
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has granted $2 million to the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and Sonoma County for long-range, fire...