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May 22, 2020
WASHINGTON -- As FEMA, under the direction of the White House Task Force, has led the whole-of-America response to the COVID-19 pandemic for the past several weeks, billions of essential resources...
May 20, 2020
Honolulu, HI – A hurricane’s destructive winds, storm surge, and floods can wreak havoc on homes or businesses. As the 2020 Pacific hurricane season approaches, property owners and renters in Hawaii...
May 18, 2020
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to assist the State of Arizona in combating the East Desert Fire burning in Maricopa County.On...
May 15, 2020
WASHINGTON - As FEMA, under the direction of the White House Task Force, has led the whole-of-America response to the COVID-19 pandemic for the past two months, billions of essential resources and...
March 13, 2020
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded $6.7 million to the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and Sacramento County to elevate 90...
March 13, 2020
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – FEMA has announced a 12-month extension of the temporary housing program in Butte County through May 12, 2021 for Camp Fire survivors – the initial 18-month program was set to...
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,...
February 23, 2020
SAIPAN, MP -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) in partnership with the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas (CNMI) is working to get homeowners back into their homes by helping them...
February 18, 2020
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has granted $958,000 to the City of Stockton to train members of the Stockton Fire Department as paramedics. Stockton Fire’s increase...
February 10, 2020
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has granted $3 million to the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and Marin County to reduce flood risk and...
February 5, 2020
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has granted $2.2 million to the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and Sonoma County to help 10 homeowners...
February 4, 2020
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has granted $5.8 million to the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and Sonoma Water to reduce potential pipe...
February 3, 2020
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has granted $2 million to the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and Sonoma County for long-range, fire...
January 17, 2020
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded $1.7 million to the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and the City of Los Angeles to ensure Good...
January 16, 2020
Oakland, CA — The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is updating the 2020 flood maps for Maricopa County and the cities of Phoenix and Scottsdale. New maps identify the latest flood hazards,...
January 16, 2020
January 16, 2020  Dear Fellow Californians: We at FEMA are committed to our mission of helping people before, during and after disasters. When wildfires raged throughout our state in 2015, 2017 and...
January 15, 2020
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has granted $20 million to the State of California for its Earthquake Brace + Bolt (EBB) program. The grant will subsidize the work of...
December 30, 2019
Building a Roof to Endure A Super Typhoon SAIPAN, MP -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Permanent Housing Construction (PHC) Repair Program is committed to repairing the homes of...
December 18, 2019
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has granted $4 million to the San Bernardino County Flood Control District to improve sections of the Rialto flood control channel in...