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June 8, 2020
CHICAGO – As the remnants of Tropical Depression Cristobal take aim for the upper Midwest late Tuesday into Wednesday—bringing a threat of high winds, heavy rainfall and severe storms—the U.S....
June 8, 2020
PONCE, Puerto Rico – Your friends or neighbors may not understand how disaster assistance programs work. Urge them to find out if they may be eligible for help. Emphasize to friends and neighbors the...
June 8, 2020
June 8, 2020FEMA-4542-DR NR 015FEMA News Desk: 877-568-9040South Carolina News Desk: 803-737-8515                                                   News Release Nearly $6 Million Approved for South...
June 8, 2020
Canton, MS – Just a few days remain to apply for disaster assistance grants from FEMA and to submit applications for low-interest disaster loans to the U.S. Small Business Administration.If you...
June 8, 2020
WASHINGTON  – This week, FEMA announced that the Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) National Board will begin disbursing $320 million to assist organizations in communities across the country...
June 8, 2020
PANAMA CITY, Fla. — FEMA has approved two projects totaling more than $2.3 million for the State of Florida to reimburse Bay County and the city of Lynn Haven for eligible costs of permanent repairs...
June 7, 2020
WASHINGTON -- Today, President Donald J. Trump declared that an emergency exists in the State of Louisiana and ordered federal assistance to supplement state, tribal, and local response efforts due...
June 5, 2020
HONOLULU, HI – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded nearly $3.7 million to the Hawai'i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) for expenses incurred from the COVID-19 response. The...
June 5, 2020
ORLANDO, Fla. – FEMA has approved $1,684,268 for the State of Florida to help the City of Miami defray the costs of preparing for and responding to Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance...
June 5, 2020
OAKLAND, Calif. — The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) approved nearly $14 million to reimburse the State of California for damage to the Paradise Unified School District caused by the 2018...