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December 19, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – Residents of Accomack County, Virginia have received a reduction in their flood insurance premiums through increase of various floodplain management measures encouraged by the National...
December 17, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – Every year, natural disasters impact communities across the country. Wildfires, hurricanes, flooding, and other events disrupt lives and businesses to varying degrees, but one...
December 4, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – Today, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region III, in partnership with the Commonwealth of Virginia, will be hosting the Virginia Flood Insurance Partners Roundtable....
December 3, 2018
Living with Water: The Future of Flood Insurance in Hampton Roads Open House Event PHILADELPHIA - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region III, Virginia Department of Conservation and...
November 30, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – The State of Maryland and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) understand the importance of risk reduction and vulnerability identification before a disaster strikes. On...
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 27, 2018
WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to supplement Commonwealth, and...
November 27, 2018
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the Commonwealth of...
October 16, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – 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...
October 16, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – 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...
October 16, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – 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...
October 16, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – 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...
October 16, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – 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...
October 16, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – 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...
October 15, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – Flooding can, and does, happen everywhere. The good news - flood insurance is available anywhere. Whether or not you are mapped into the flood zone, insurance is available to protect...
October 15, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – Business cards trade hands every day – introducing new partners, serving as a bridge to a stronger relationship between two organizations, and serving as an invaluable reminder that a...
October 9, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – The Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will evaluate a biennial emergency preparedness exercise at the Susquehanna Steam Electric Station,...
September 24, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – Innovation is defined in multiple ways – the act of creating change, or an original product to fill a niche, or even using existing technology in new ways. It makes our lives easier,...
September 18, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – You know a strategy is meaningful when you can see it brought to life in meaningful and practical outcomes. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Virginia Department...
September 15, 2018
PHILADELPHIA – As Tropical Storm Florence approaches Virginia, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region III continues to prepare for potential impacts and support the Commonwealth. FEMA is...