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March 13, 2020
The state of West Virginia will receive an additional $60, 979,321.56 from FEMA as a result of President Donald J. Trump amending West Virginia’s 2016 Disaster Declaration (DR-4273).On February 21,...
March 13, 2020
The federal government continues to take aggressive and proactive steps to address the COVID-19 threat as the health and safety of the American people remain a top priority.Today, President Trump...
March 13, 2020
On March 13, 2020, the President declared the ongoing Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic of sufficient severity and magnitude to warrant an emergency declaration for all states, tribes,...
March 5, 2020
<p style="margin-left:0in; margin-right:0in">Bluestone Dam Natural Resources Officer John Drossart describes the dam’s features, construction and flood control functions to members of the WV...
February 27, 2020
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is proposing updates to the Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) for Snyder County, Pennsylvania. The updates will affect floodplain boundaries in seven...
February 27, 2020
FEMA is proposing updates to the Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) for Northumberland County, Pennsylvania. The updates will affect floodplain boundaries in 19 municipalities in Northumberland County,...
February 19, 2020
Residents of Prince William County, VA now have even lower flood insurance premiums as a result of the County’s initiatives to implement better floodplain management measures encouraged by the...
January 31, 2020
The State of West Virginia will receive $131,671,998.45 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for the replacement of Richwood Middle School, Richwood High School, and Summersville...
January 24, 2020
PHILADELPHIA – The Commonwealth of Virginia will receive $1,165,728.53 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for repairs to Lynchburg/Halifax Roadways damaged as a direct result of...
January 6, 2020
PHILADELPHIA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is announcing funding for the Commonwealth of Virginia for mitigation projects through the Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) Grant...
January 6, 2020
Ed Burkland, Montour County Emergency Management CoordinatorMontour County, Pennsylvaniaeburkland@montourco.org (570) 271-3047 PHILADELPHIA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is...
December 11, 2019
<p>Zane Hadzick, FEMA Mitigation Planning Specialist (center) presents the City of Virginia Beach Mayor Bobby Dyer (Left) and City Planner Whitney McNamara (Right), with the CSR Class 7...
November 22, 2019
The State of West Virginia will receive $52,304,385.75 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for the replacement of Herbert Hoover High School, which was damaged as a result of FEMA-DR-...
November 14, 2019
The Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency will evaluate a biennial emergency preparedness exercise at the Limerick Generating Station in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. The...
November 5, 2019
Our firefighters, Emergency Medical Services (EMS) responders and Fire Associations work hard every day to keep our communities safe. They rely on equipment, training and resources to make sure that...
November 5, 2019
Our firefighters, Emergency Medical Services (EMS) responders and Fire Associations work hard every day to keep our communities safe. They rely on equipment, training and resources to make sure that...
November 5, 2019
Our firefighters, Emergency Medical Services (EMS) responders and State Fire Associations work hard every day to keep our communities safe. They rely on equipment, training and resources to make sure...
November 5, 2019
Our firefighters, Emergency Medical Services (EMS) responders and Fire Associations work hard every day to keep our communities safe. They rely on equipment, training and resources to make sure that...
November 5, 2019
Our firefighters, Emergency Medical Services (EMS) responders and State Associations work hard every day to keep our communities safe. They rely on equipment, training, and resources to make sure...
November 5, 2019
Our firefighters, Emergency Medical Services (EMS) responders and State Fire Academies work hard every day to keep our communities safe. They rely on equipment, training and resources to make sure...