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On March 1, 2003, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) became part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The primary mission of the Federal Emergency Management Agency is to reduce the loss of life and property and protect the Nation from all hazards, including natural disasters, acts of terrorism, and other man-made disasters, by leading and supporting the Nation in a risk-based, comprehensive emergency management system of preparedness, protection, response, recovery, and mitigation

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Federal Support for Hurricane Ian Exceeds $3 Billion

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More than $3 billion in federal grants, disaster loans and flood insurance payments has been provided to the state of Florida and to households after Hurricane Ian to help survivors jumpstart
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Multiple Housing Options for Hurricane Ian Survivors

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The state of Florida and FEMA are providing several kinds of assistance to Floridians in 26 counties whose homes were damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Ian.
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Free Rebuilding and Repair Tips in Clay and Floyd Counties

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As Kentuckians rebuild, survivors of the July 26 flooding can get tips and advice on how to rebuild stronger and safer against storms. FEMA mitigation specialists will be on hand in Clay, Floyd
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FEMA announces $72 million in BRIC & FMA grants to fund resiliency projects across...

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently announced the recipients of the FY21 pre-disaster hazard mitigation grants from their Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA)
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Oklahoma Survivors Affected by May Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding Can Apply for Possible...

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Oklahoma homeowners and renters in seven counties who sustained damage from the recent severe storms, tornadoes and flooding from May 2-8 could be eligible for help from FEMA.
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FEMA Offers Free Rebuilding Tips at Local Home Improvement Stores

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Disaster survivors affected by the severe storms and floods from Tropical Storm Imelda, can visit local home improvement stores in Houston, Pasadena and Webster for rebuilding tips from mitigation experts.
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FEMA Assigns Over $16 Million for Forests, Natural Reserves and Wildlife Refuges

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Trails, natural pools, reservoirs and even camping areas: these are some of the recreational areas of the Toro Negro State Forest, located on about 8,000 acres of land between central
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President Biden, Vice President Harris, FEMA Announce Flood Mitigation Initiative to Aid Four States...

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New Grant Made Possible by President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Provides Record Funding to Build Community Resilience; Vice President Harris Highlights Funds
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Safeguard Your Home When Daylight Saving Ends This Sunday

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n Sunday, November 7, daylight saving time ends, and we set our clocks back an hour. Take advantage of the extra time to ensure your family and home are best prepared for possible emergencies or unexpected disasters.
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Benefits of Smart Home Technology Discussed at Realtors® Expo

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Smart homes and smart connected technology was discussed and thoroughly explained Sunday morning at the National Association of Realtors®' 2021 REALTORS® Conference & Expo(link is external) in San Diego, California.
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Federal and Territorial Partnership Continues Focus on Repairs to Energy and Communications Infrastructure in...

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FEMA continues to coordinate resources with the U.S. Virgin Islands to strengthen the territory’s power grid and make its communications infrastructure more resilient.
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FEMA Authorizes Funds to Fight Ford Corkscrew Fire in Washington

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Ford Corkscrew Fire burning in Stevens County, Washington. The state of Washington’s request for a federal Fire Management Assistance
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FEMA Opens Document Drop-off Center in Ypsilanti

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A drive thru Document Drop-off Center will open in Ypsilanti on Tuesday, July 27 to help renters, homeowners and business owners affected by the June 25 – 26 severe storms and flooding.
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Less than Two Weeks Left to Apply for Disaster Assistance

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Kentucky homeowners, renters and business owners who had property damage or loss caused by the severe storms from Feb. 27 to March 14 may be eligible for federal disaster assistance. Less than two weeks remain to apply until the July 23 registration
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FEMA Announces $700 million in Hazard Mitigation Selections

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FEMA has selected the subapplications for the $700 million being made available in fiscal year 2020 (FY20) for Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) and Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) grant programs.
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Louisiana Survivors Affected by May Flooding Can Apply for Possible FEMA Assistance

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Louisiana homeowners and renters affected by the May severe storms, tornadoes and flooding who live in parishes that have recently been designated for Individual Assistance could be eligible for help from FEMA.
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Temporary Rental Assistance Available to Storm Survivors

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Residents of Davidson, Williamson and Wilson counties whose homes were made unsafe or uninhabitable by the March 25 to April 3 storms and flooding may be eligible for temporary rental assistance from FEMA.
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FEMA Assistance Can Help if Insurance Doesn’t Cover Losses

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Homeowners and renters who suffered damage from the March 25-26 severe storms and tornadoes in Bibb, Calhoun, Clay, Hale, Jefferson, Perry, Randolph, and Shelby Counties should apply to FEMA for federal disaster assistance even if they have insurance.
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FEMA Approves $17.1 Million for Two Florida State Agencies Hurricane Michael Recovery Expenses

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FEMA has approved two projects totaling more than $17.1 million to reimburse the Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) and Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) for Hurricane
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Providing FEMA Insurance Documentation During the Application Process Can Change Your Eligibility Status

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During the recent winter storms, many Oklahomans in the 16 designated counties may have sustained damages to their home and property.  Homeowners and renters who have insurance

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Support Ukrainian Refugees

GFP Real Estate and Its Tenants Raise More Than $200,000 to...

GFP Real Estate is pleased to announce that its "Support Ukraine in Crisis" campaign raised more than $200,000 to support humanitarian relief efforts on the ground in Ukraine.

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Words From Community Leaders: Rep. Sherrill’s 2023 Community Projects Federally Funded...

Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) secured funding for fourteen Community Projects she submitted on behalf of NJ-11 in the House Appropriations Committee Fiscal Year 2023 bill, which was signed into law in December.