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January 29, 2010
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- For the second time in as many months, West Virginia is preparing for a major winter storm that could drop significant amounts of snowfall across sections of the central and...
January 5, 2010
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency will evaluate a Biennial Emergency Preparedness Exercise at the Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station....
December 18, 2009
WASHINGTON, D.C. – With the winter season approaching, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) reminds individuals to be prepared for winter storms and extreme cold. While the danger of severe...
November 5, 2009
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency will evaluate a Biennial Emergency Preparedness Exercise at the Limerick Generating Station in...
October 9, 2009
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will evaluate a Biennial Emergency Preparedness Exercise at the Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power...
October 2, 2009
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today the approval of a grant totaling more than $1.1 million to flood proof the...
October 2, 2009
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today the approval of a grant totaling more than $1.8 million to elevate seven...
July 29, 2009
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- Jonathan Sarubbi, Regional Administrator for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Philadelphia Office, announced today the...
June 19, 2009
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today $5.1 million in funding to elevate 24 homes and to acquire and demolish four...
October 14, 2008
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency will evaluate a Biennial Emergency Preparedness Exercise at the Susquehanna Steam Electric Station in...
July 16, 2008
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency will evaluate a Biennial Emergency Preparedness Exercise at the North Anna Power Station.  The exercise...
June 16, 2008
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will evaluate a Biennial Emergency Preparedness Exercise at the Beaver Valley Power Station.  The...
June 6, 2008
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) regional office in Philadelphia has been working closely with the West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency...
June 6, 2008
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- With the start of the 2008 hurricane season on June 1, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Delaware Emergency Management...
May 29, 2008
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- With Hurricane season in the United States beginning June 1, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Ready Virginia campaign...
April 11, 2008
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency will evaluate a Biennial Emergency Preparedness Exercise at the Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station.  The...
March 31, 2008
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- Preparing for disasters is the best way to minimize their impact.  To ensure the federal government is best prepared in the event of a disaster, the U.S. Department of Homeland...
March 27, 2008
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- Residents of Howard County, Maryland, have received a 10 percent reduction in their flood insurance premiums, effective October 1, 2007, because their community now...
March 27, 2008
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- Residents of South Bethany Beach, Delaware, have received a 10 percent reduction in their flood insurance premiums, effective October 1, 2007, because their community now...
March 27, 2008
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- Residents in unincorporated areas of Carroll County, Maryland, will receive a 10 percent reduction in their flood insurance premiums, effective October 1, 2007, because their...