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August 13, 2018
NASHVILLE - Tennessee will now have FEMA staff assigned to its emergency management agency, continuing the federal agency’s rollout of the FEMA Integration Team (FIT) program. FIT will provide...
August 10, 2018
ATLANTA – The State of North Carolina will receive nearly $1.2 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to acquire and demolish 11 Pender County properties located in a special flood...
August 10, 2018
ANNISTON, Ala. – Flooding is Alabama’s second-most common natural hazard, occurring on average every 12 days. The state receives about 56 inches of rainfall annually, creating a high risk of riverine...
August 8, 2018
ATLANTA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved more than $1.4 million for the state of Florida to fund flood control measures to reduce or eliminate the risk of repetitive flood...
August 6, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. – St. Lucie County will receive more than $9.5 million in federal assistance to help recover from Hurricane Irma. FEMA funds will reimburse St. Lucie County for money spent to restore...
August 6, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. – Pinellas County will receive $5,042,697 in federal assistance to help recover from Hurricane Irma.                                            FEMA funds will reimburse the county for...
August 6, 2018
ATLANTA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved almost $7.4 million for the State of Mississippi to fund the construction of eight stand-alone safe rooms designed to withstand winds up...
August 6, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. – The City of Key West will receive more than $1.7 million in federal assistance to help recover from Hurricane Irma. FEMA funds will reimburse Key West debris removal costs following...
August 3, 2018
 Technology has made it easier than ever to prepare for emergencies, but it can be unreliable during emergency circumstances if you haven’t planned to keep your gadgets protected and powered up. Here...
July 31, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. – Putnam County will receive $1.2 million in federal assistance to help recover from Hurricane Irma. FEMA funds will reimburse Putnam County for debris removal costs following Hurricane...
July 23, 2018
ATLANTA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved $5.9 million for the State of North Carolina to fund the acquisition and demolition of 83 Lenoir County residences affected by flooding...
July 23, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. – August will mark the halfway point of the hurricane season, but the most active months remain. So does the need for flood insurance. Typically, a policy does not take effect until 30...
July 19, 2018
ATLANTA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) welcomes Mackenzie Hinson from Mount Olive, North Carolina as one of the 15 national selectees for the 2018–2019 Youth Preparedness Council (...
July 18, 2018
ATLANTA – FEMA has approved more than $1.4 million to reimburse Pensacola State College for repairs to buildings on the campus and to replace contents damaged during the Spring 2014 severe storms and...
July 18, 2018
ATLANTA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency continues to support communities recovering from recent disasters. A combined $4.9 million was awarded to the City of Albany following tornadoes and...
July 18, 2018
Seven more projects will elevate, remove or reconstruct 186 residences in Towns of Fair Bluff and Windsor, and Johnston, Pender, Robeson and Wayne counties  ATLANTA – The State of North Carolina will...
July 12, 2018
Anniston, Ala. – Recovery in the Alabama communities affected by the tornadoes and storms of March 19-20 has topped $6.65 million in federal disaster assistance as FEMA announces a grant in excess of...
July 9, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. – After a record hurricane season in 2017, most Floridians are hoping for a calm summer. While none of us can control nature, all of us can be ready to weather even the strongest storm...
July 5, 2018
Anniston, Ala. - Magnum Waldrop of Attalla is a busy guy. Not only is he working on an EMT certification, he is one of eight Alabamians who are working for FEMA to help local governments and persons...
July 3, 2018
ATLANTA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency continues to support communities recovering from Hurricane Irma. Nearly $2.6 million was awarded to the City of Savannah and the Southeast Georgia...