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May 2, 2019
WASHINGTON – FEMA announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of California to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe winter...
May 2, 2019
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 state of...
April 22, 2019
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A FEMA-funded program that pairs non-profit services with one-on-one case management is now being offered to survivors of the California Camp Fire. Immediate Disaster Case...
April 18, 2019
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – In the months following one of the worst wildfire seasons in California history, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)...
April 17, 2019
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will fund $4 million for a critical generator upgrade project for Kauai’s Wilcox Medical Center. The Pre-Disaster Mitigation grant...
April 8, 2019
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 Soboba Band of...
April 8, 2019
WASHINGTON – FEMA announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available for the Soboba Band of Luiseño Indians to supplement tribal recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe...
April 4, 2019
Oakland, Calif. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will fund a $2.6 million flood mitigation project grant to help more than 30 Sacramento County homeowners elevate their homes at least...
March 29, 2019
WASHINGTON – FEMA announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available for the Cahuilla Band of Indians to supplement tribal recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms and...
March 29, 2019
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 Cahuilla Band of...
March 27, 2019
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 La Jolla Band of...
March 27, 2019
WASHINGTON – FEMA announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available for the La Jolla Band of Luiseño Indians to supplement tribal recovery efforts in the areas affected by...
March 19, 2019
Oakland, Calif. – A new grant to build a storm drain diversion facility will significantly reduce the risk of flooding for 56 homes in Casitas Springs. The $7 million hazard mitigation infrastructure...
March 7, 2019
SAIPAN, MP — Disaster recovery officials urge recipients of federal grants to use the money wisely. Federal officials are cautioning residents of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands who...
March 4, 2019
SAIPAN, MP — Disaster assistance information is still available for survivors who suffered damages and property loss due to Typhoon Mangkhut and Typhoon Yutu. Federal Emergency Management Agency (...
February 27, 2019
Oakland, Calif. – Two seismic retrofitting grants will help reduce damage to as many as 50 Oakland apartment buildings and as many as 375 single and multi-family homes.  The combined $10.5 million...
February 26, 2019
OAKLAND, Calif. — FEMA announced that President Donald J. Trump made additional disaster assistance available to the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands by authorizing an increase in federal...
February 25, 2019
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) presently operated by the State of California and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in Chico and Paradise will cease operating...
February 25, 2019
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Butte County Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) in Chico and Paradise will be closed today and tomorrow due to incoming severe weather conditions. If assistance is needed, survivors...
February 20, 2019
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Federal, state and local partners have collaborated to provide direct housing solutions to individuals and families most severely impacted by the 2018 California wildfires. The...