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November 29, 2018
An important source of federal disaster assistance comes from FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. HMGP funds may become available following the president’s declaration of a major disaster. HMGP...
November 29, 2018
RALEIGH, N.C. – The Pamlico County disaster recovery center in Grantsboro will close permanently at 6 p.m., Friday, Nov. 30. However, help is just a phone call or a mouse click away.The Pamlico...
November 29, 2018
RALEIGH, N.C. – The Columbus County disaster recovery center in Whiteville has moved. It will remain at the new location until it closes permanently at 5 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 5.The center is now...
November 29, 2018
RALEIGH, N.C. – The Sampson County disaster recovery center in Clinton will close permanently at 6 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 1. However, help is just a phone call or a mouse click away.The Sampson center...
November 29, 2018
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The local Disaster Assistance Center in the Malibu Civic Center will close at 6 p.m., Friday, Nov. 30, and reopen Saturday, Dec. 1 as a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC). DRCs are...
November 29, 2018
SAN SEBASTIÁN, Puerto Rico – One community’s grassroots response helped restore power well ahead of other municipalities that waited for help in the dark after Hurricane María.  Two months after...
November 29, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – As a city of neighborhoods, Philadelphia is made up of a diverse group of communities with different needs, strengths, and abilities. When it comes to emergency preparedness,...
November 29, 2018
ATLANTA – Are you repairing or rebuilding damaged property? Have questions about flood insurance? Want to protect your property from potential loss or damage from future disasters?Federal Emergency...
November 29, 2018
A rare discovery of intact historical archaeological sites in Colorado Springs has offered a glimpse into the life of the man who founded Colorado Springs.  It has also highlighted the importance of...
November 29, 2018
RALEIGH, N.C. – If you are a North Carolina homeowner, renter or business owner who sustained property damage or loss caused by Hurricane Florence you have two weeks left to register for federal...