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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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FEMA Extends Direct Housing Program for Hurricane Ian

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FEMA has announced a six-month extension of the Direct Temporary Housing program through Sept. 29, 2024, for eligible households in Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Hardee, Lee, Sarasota
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Cook County Renters Can Apply for FEMA Assistance

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Renters in Cook County with uninsured or under insured losses from the Sept. 17-18, 2023 severe storms and flooding can apply for FEMA assistance. FEMA’s assistance programs are designed to
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Dolton Disaster Recovery Center Moves to Larger Location at Former Melanie Fitness Center

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The FEMA Disaster Recovery Center in the Dolton Park District Main Field House is moving to a larger, fixed location at the
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Over $40 Million from FEMA to Repair Water Infrastructure

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded over $40 million to the Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority (PRASA) to repair infrastructure and replace equipment damaged
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FEMA Provides $4 Million to Montana for Flood Recovery

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FEMA has approved more than $4 million in Public Assistance funding for road repairs and debris removal costs related to the 2022 Montana floods. FEMA has approved roughly $37 million in
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Calhoun and Logan Counties Face Nov. 22 Deadline for FEMA Infrastructure Assistance

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Calhoun and Logan counties are now eligible for assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to repair damage to their infrastructure caused by the June 29 – July 2 storms and
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FEMA approves More Than $18.93 Million in Federal Funding for Kentucky Division of Emergency...

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FEMA has approved more than $18.93 million for the Kentucky Division of Emergency Management (KYEM) for debris removal
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FEMA Approves More Than $11 Million in Federal Funding for the Kentucky Division of...

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FEMA has approved more than $11 million for the Kentucky Division of Emergency Management (KYEM) for debris removal operations undertaken to remove debris deposited throughout
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Deadline Extended to October 20 for FEMA Infrastructure Grant Applications

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The deadline to submit requests for federal assistance in replacing or repairing infrastructure has been moved to October 20, 2023. The deadline affects the 19 counties which suffered extensive
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FEMA Urges Residents of Guam, Mariana Islands to Prepare Ahead of Tropical Storm Bolaven

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FEMA encourages all people in the path of Tropical Storm Bolaven to prepare now and follow instructions of local officials. Anyone in the forecasted path of the storm should monitor local weather
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Rebuilding? Check First with Local Authorities About Permits

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FDEM’s Office of Floodplain Management and FEMA remind residents planning to make repairs or rebuild after Hurricane Idalia to consult with their community’s building or planning
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Hurricane Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Glynn County

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The State of Georgia and FEMA have opened aDisaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Glynn County to serve Hurricane Idalia survivors from Cook, Glynn and Lowndes counties. DRCs are dedicated
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Biden-Harris Administration Urges Those in Hurricane Idalia’s Path to Complete Preparation Immediately, Continues Hawaii...

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As the Biden-Harris Administration continues response and recovery actions in Hawaii, the federal government is mobilizing
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Four Ways to Apply for FEMA Disaster Assistance

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Survivors of the recent wildfires on Maui are encouraged to apply for FEMA disaster assistance to help jumpstart their recovery. You may apply in any one of the following ways
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Over $150 Million from FEMA for Repairs to the El Maestro Hospital

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) allocated $151.6 million to El Maestro Hospital, institution that has served the communities of San Juan since 1960, for permanent work on
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Disaster Recovery Centers Open in Rutland, Washington Counties

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Two Disaster Recovery Centers will open at 8 a.m., July 22, in Rutland and Washington counties to help residents affected by the severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides kickstart their
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FEMA Fire Management Assistance Granted for the Diamond Fire

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) regional administrator authorized the use of federal funds on June 27 to assist the state of Arizona to combat the Diamond Fire burning in
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FEMA Awards $9.9M to Greater Chicago for Flood Reduction Project in Addison Creek Watershed

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FEMA and the Illinois Emergency Management Agency announced today that $9.9M in Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP)
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Million-Dollar Allocations from FEMA Will Boost Rebuilding of Baseball Parks Across the Island

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The players of the Children’s and Youth Baseball League of the Municipality of Las Piedras will soon be running the bases on a renovated playing field thanks to a million-dollar allocation from
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Two Weeks Left to Apply for Federal Disaster Assistance

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Homeowners and renters in Cannon, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Lewis, Macon, McNairy, Rutherford, Tipton and Wayne counties who had damage or losses in the March 31 to April 1

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NCRMLS Brings Cutting-Edge Interactive Video Software to its Region

A new partnership between North Carolina Regional MLS (NCRMLS) and Ask The Agent (ATA) brings the cutting-edge interactive video software platform to NCRMLS's real estate

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