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December 2, 2017
In less than a month, more than 1200 properties cleared of over 300,000 tons of debrisSACRAMENTO – The consolidated debris removal approach designed to help survivors of the October 2017 wildfires...
November 30, 2017
SACRAMENTO – Residents recovering from the October 2017 fires in California have less than two weeks left to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for disaster assistance. The...
November 28, 2017
SACRAMENTO – Seven California counties impacted by the October 2017 wildfires will have additional federal assistance for permanent repair and replacement of disaster-damaged infrastructure.An...
November 22, 2017
WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that additional disaster assistance is available to the state of California. The additional assistance authorizes an...
November 21, 2017
SACRAMENTO – The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) serving Yuba, Butte and Nevada counties will close its doors permanently at the close of business on Nov. 22. The center is located at the Yuba County...
November 18, 2017
SACRAMENTO – If you did not register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) following the October fires, but you are being contacted by phone or mail by FEMA or the U.S. Small Business...
November 17, 2017
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The five Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Lake, Mendocino, Sonoma and Yuba counties, and the Local Assistance Center (LAC) in Napa County will be closed on Thanksgiving Day....
November 14, 2017
SACRAMENTO – After some of the costliest fires in California’s history, you might not be thinking about buying flood insurance. But, the time to buy flood insurance is now.Areas that traditionally...
November 11, 2017
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Here’s a look at the recovery numbers from FEMA as of close of business Nov. 9: • 3,937 households eligible for FEMA individual assistance. • FEMA has approved $10.3 million in...
November 11, 2017
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC), jointly operated by the State of California’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), has...
November 9, 2017
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – If you suffered personal or business losses in the devastating wildfires that broke out in October and you’re waiting for your insurance settlement before you register with the...
October 31, 2017
 SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC), jointly operated by the State of California’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), has...
October 28, 2017
 SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Californians who suffered damage or losses in the October 2017 wildfires can get in-person help to guide them through the disaster assistance process. Eligible individuals and...
October 28, 2017
 SACRAMENTO, Calif.—A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC), jointly operated by the State of California’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), has...
October 28, 2017
 SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Californians who suffered damage or losses in the October 2017 wildfires can get in-person help to guide them through the disaster assistance process. Eligible individuals and...
October 26, 2017
Mission: To expedite recovery, state and federal partners will coordinate closely with affected jurisdictions to remove fire debris from single-family residential lots and public facilities.There are...
October 21, 2017
SACRAMENTO - A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC), jointly operated by the California Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has opened in Yuba County,...
October 20, 2017
SACRAMENTO – State and federal recovery officials urge California residents to watch for and report any suspicious activity or potential fraud from scam artists, identity thieves and other criminals...
October 19, 2017
SACRAMENTO – The Sonoma County Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) is open in Sonoma to provide residents impacted by the California wildfires with local, state and federal disaster resources.DRCs are...
October 15, 2017
FEMA may provide Transitional Shelter Assistance (TSA) to applicants who are unable to return to their pre-disaster, primary residence because their home is either uninhabitable or inaccessible due...