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  • Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Eagle River to Help With Earthquake Losses
    by felicia.jordan on February 16, 2019 at 3:09 am

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska – The State of Alaska and the Federal Emergency Management Agency will open a Disaster Recovery Center on Feb. 16 in Eagle River. The center will provide in-person advice and referrals to those affected by the Nov. 30 earthquake.Center location and hours are:Community Covenant Church16123 Artillery Rd.Eagle River, AK 99577 […]

  • FEMA Press Secretary Lizzie Litzow Statement on the Nomination of Jeff Byard to Serve as FEMA Administrator
    by abigail.dennis on February 16, 2019 at 2:34 am

    “The Administrator applauds the President’s intent to nominate Mr. Jeffrey Byard as FEMA Administrator. Mr. Byard, Associate Administrator for the Office of Response and Recovery at FEMA, is an exceptional team member and will carry out the Agency’s mission of helping people before, during and after disasters, as he has skillfully done for the past two hurricane seasons. During the confirmation process, Mr. Byard will continue to serve in this capacity as Associate Administrator as we prepare for the 2019 hurricane season.&rdquo […]

  • Public Invited to Appeal or Comment on Flood Maps in Bexar County, Texas
    by earl.armstrong on February 15, 2019 at 8:59 pm

    Denton, Texas– New preliminary flood risk information and updated Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) are available for review by residents and business owners in Bexar County. Officials encourage property owners to review the latest information to learn about local flood risks and potential future flood insurance requirements. Community stakeholders can identify any concerns or questions about the information provided and participate in appeal and comment periods for the maps. […]

  • Public Invited to Appeal or Comment on Flood Maps in Denton County, Texas
    by earl.armstrong on February 15, 2019 at 8:43 pm

    Denton, Texas– New preliminary flood risk information and updated Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) are available for review by residents and business owners in Denton County. Officials encourage property owners to review the latest information to learn about local flood risks and potential future flood insurance requirements. Community stakeholders can identify any concerns or questions about the information provided and participate in appeal and comment periods for the maps.&nbs […]

  • FEMA Issues Public Notice on Grant Programs
    by felicia.jordan on February 15, 2019 at 7:01 pm

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska – As required by Executive Order 11988, FEMA has issued a public notice of its intent to provide federal assistance and grant opportunities through its Public Assistance, Individual Assistance, and Hazard Mitigation Grant programs in the state of Alaska. […]

  • FACT SHEET: National Flood Insurance Program’s Increased Cost of Compliance Can Help with Rebuilding
    by thomas.wise on February 15, 2019 at 6:30 pm

    If you have a policy with the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and your home was damaged extensively by flooding in Hurricane Michael and is located in a Special Flood Hazard Area, you can ask your claims adjuster or insurance agent about Increased Cost of Compliance (ICC) coverage.&nbs […]

  • Disaster Recovery Center in Callaway to Close Feb. 20
    by thomas.wise on February 15, 2019 at 6:23 pm

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The State/FEMA disaster recovery center in Callaway will close at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20. Help is still available by phone, online or by visiting a nearby center. The center will be open normal business hours on the Presidents Day federal holiday, Monday, Feb. 18, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.&nbs […]

  • Flood insurance can be a sweetheart of a deal for those in lower-risk areas
    by abigail.barrientez on February 15, 2019 at 6:23 pm

    AUSTIN, Texas – Floods are the most frequent—and the most costly—natural disasters in the United States, and most homeowners insurance policies do not cover flood damage. &nbs […]

  • Community Mitigation Resiliency Workshops in Jacksonville and Kinston
    by taronda.gibbons on February 15, 2019 at 5:23 pm

    RALEIGH, N.C. – Area residents can get tips and advice on how to protect their families and their homes from future disasters at community mitigation resiliency workshops. […]

  • Federal Aid Programs for The State Of Mississippi
    by zella.campbell on February 15, 2019 at 4:43 pm

    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 Mississippi.Assistance for State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required: […]

  • President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Mississippi
    by zella.campbell on February 15, 2019 at 4:37 pm

    WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Mississippi to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms, flooding and tornado from Dec. 27-28, 2018. […]

  • Individual Assistance FAQs
    by felicia.jordan on February 14, 2019 at 8:34 pm

    What is State Individual Assistance and what does it cover? […]

  • FACT SHEET: Recovery at a Glance - Liberty County
    by thomas.wise on February 14, 2019 at 7:50 pm

    As of Feb. 11, unless otherwise notedSince the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, Liberty County residents have received more than $6.1 million in total federal funds: […]

  • FACT SHEET: Recovery at a Glance - Jackson County
    by thomas.wise on February 14, 2019 at 7:39 pm

    As of Feb. 11, unless otherwise noted Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, residents of Jackson County have received more than $60.5 million in total federal funds: […]

  • FACT SHEET: Recovery at a Glance - Gulf County
    by thomas.wise on February 14, 2019 at 7:36 pm

    As of Feb. 11, unless otherwise noted Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, Gulf County residents have received more than $128.2 million in total federal funds: […]

  • State, FEMA Transitioning Individual Assistance Programs to Aid Earthquake Survivors
    by felicia.jordan on February 14, 2019 at 7:29 pm

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska – As the State Individual Assistance program deadline approaches, the State and FEMA are working together to ensure survivors of the Cook Inlet earthquake have the opportunity to apply for federal assistance, which may provide additional assistance to that provided by the State.&nbs […]

  • FACT SHEET: Recovery at a Glance - Gadsden County
    by thomas.wise on February 14, 2019 at 7:29 pm

    As of Feb. 11, unless otherwise noted Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, Gadsden County residents have received more than $12.8 million in total federal funds: […]

  • FACT SHEET: Recovery at a Glance - Calhoun County
    by thomas.wise on February 14, 2019 at 7:25 pm

    As of Feb. 11, unless otherwise noted Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, Calhoun County residents have received more than $31.4 million in total federal funds: […]

  • FACT SHEET: Recovery at a Glance - Bay County
    by thomas.wise on February 14, 2019 at 7:20 pm

    As of Feb. 11, unless otherwise noted Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, Bay County residents have received more than $620 million in federal funds: […]

  • FEMA Awards Osceola County Over $2.3 Million for Hurricane Irma Expenses
    by virginia.case2 on February 14, 2019 at 6:39 pm

    Orlando, Fla. – FEMA has approved $2,373,779.21 to the State of Florida to assist Osceola County to defray the costs of debris removal for Hurricane Irma under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program. FEMA funds will reimburse the city for the collection, reduction, disposal and site management of debris within Osceola County following the September 2017 storm.&nbs […]