NEW YORK – At the request of the State of New York, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved a 15-day extension for Hurricane Sandy survivors to apply for disaster assistance.
Survivors now have until April 13 to register with FEMA and to return their disaster loan applications to the U.S. Small Business Administration.Language English
Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission to hold public hearing on draft black drum management plan on April 2
Washington – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is seeking nominations for participants in the Agency’s Youth Preparedness Council (YPC).Language English
ATLANTA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency is looking for youth leaders who are dedicated to public service, who are making a difference in their communities, and who want to expand their impact as national advocates for youth disaster preparedness.
Youth between the ages of 12 and 17 interested in strengthen the nation’s resiliency against disasters may now apply or be nominated to serve on FEMA’s Youth Preparedness Council. Participants will represent the youth perspective on emergency preparedness and share information with their communities.Language English
WINDSOR, Conn. — More than a quarter billion dollars in federal disaster grants, loans and insurance settlements is supporting the ongoing Connecticut recovery from Hurricane Sandy, the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today.
As of close of business March 20:Language English
ATLANTA – Graham County, N.C. is now a participating community in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), which means property owners in unincorporated areas of Graham County can purchase federally-underwritten flood insurance.Language English
PURVIS, Miss. – Elderly people, especially those with medical issues and limited mobility, can be especially vulnerable should a natural or manmade disaster strike.
Local, state and federal officials are urging all Americans, in particular the elderly, to review, update and rehearse their disaster plans.
Those living in a group setting, such as a nursing home or adult living facility, should speak with the administrator to learn about the specific disaster/evacuation plan for that facility.Language English
OAKLAND, Calif. – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is seeking nominations for participants in the Agency’s Youth Preparedness Council (YPC).
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama's disaster declaration issued for the State of Maine.
Assistance for the State, Tribal and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:Language English
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of Maine to supplement state, tribal and local recovery efforts in the area affected by a severe winter storm, snowstorm, and flooding during the period of February 8 - 9, 2013.Language English
TRENTON, N.J. — Disaster assistance to New Jersey survivors of Hurricane Sandy by the numbers as of March 25:Language English
TRENTON, N.J. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency has produced materials to give technical guidance to home builders and property owners planning post-Sandy construction or repairs in coastal areas.
Investigations conducted by FEMA and other organizations have consistently shown that properly sited, well-designed and well-constructed coastal residential buildings generally perform well in coastal disasters.Language English
NEW YORK – Sandy Kasırgası Afetzadeleri olurlu afet yardımı için kayıt ve düşük faizli ABD Küçük İşletme Yönetimi (SBA) afet kredileri için uygulamalarını geri döndürmelerine iki haftaları var.
Her ikisi için son tarih 29 Mart 'dır.
Federal Acil Durum Yönetim Kurumu (FEMA) sigortası olanlar da dahil olmak üzere, Sandy Kasırgasından zarar gören herkesi kayıt olmaya çağırıyor. Sigorta tüm zararları karşılamayabilir.
NEW YORK – The Federal Emergency Management Agency is seeking nominations for participants in the Agency’s Youth Preparedness Council.
The Youth Preparedness Council provides an opportunity for young leaders to serve as a member of a distinguished national council. Another benefit is completing a youth preparedness project of their choosing.
Council members have a chance to learn about youth disaster preparedness from the leadership at FEMA and other national organizations dedicated to youth preparedness.Language English