FEMA News: Mental Health, Crisis Counseling Programs Aid Puerto Rico

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico (STL.News) – Puerto Rico communities recovering from the psychological effects of Hurricane Maria…

50 Nebraska Counties Eligible for FEMA Reimbursement for Repair, Replacement of Public Facilities

LINCOLN, NE (STL.News) – The major disaster declaration for the State of Nebraska has been amended…

Missouri Governor Parson Calls for Joint Federal, State, Local Damage Assessments in Preparation for Federal Disaster Declaration Request

Damage assessments requested for Andrew, Atchison, Buchanan, Holt, Mississippi, New Madrid, and Ray counties; additional counties…

Texas Governor Greg Abbott Announces Grant Funding To Support Border Security Operations in Texas

Texas receives a $4.7 million grant from Homeland Security and Federal Emergency Management Agency for border…

FEMA News: FEMA Approves $1.5 Million for Electric Cooperative, Randolph Electric Membership Corporation, in North Carolina

DURHAM, NC (STL.News) – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved nearly $1.5 million to reimburse the…

FEMA News: President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for the La Jolla Band of Luiseño Indians

WASHINGTON (STL.News) – FEMA announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available for the…

FEMA News: President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Iowa

WASHINGTON (STL.News) – FEMA announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state…

FEMA News: FEMA Awards $1.66 Million in Public Assistance Grants

Tallahassee, FL (STL.News) – FEMA has approved $1,659,907 to the state of Florida to assist 16…

FEMA News: Disaster Recovery Center Transitioning to Community Recovery Center

TALLAHASSEE, FL (STL.News) – The State/FEMA disaster recovery center in Panama City will close at 1…

Texas News: Houston Resident, Patricia Rodriguez Convicted of Fraud Scheme Linked to Hurricane Harvey

HOUSTON, Ts. ‐ A Houston area resident has entered a guilty plea to fraud in connection with…

Missouri News: Branson Receives Federal Reimbursements for 2015 Flood

BRANSON, MO – Jan. 31, 2019 – The City of Branson has received a reimbursement check…

FRB News: Agencies issue statement on financial institutions issuing loans when National Flood Insurance Program is unavailable

WASHINGTON – The federal bank regulatory agencies remind banks, savings associations, and Farm Credit System institutions…

NAR Expresses Disappointment Over FEMA’s Latest NFIP Ruling

  WASHINGTON/ December 28, 2018 (STL.News) Today, FEMA issued a new opinion disallowing new or renewal…

United States News: The U.S. Attorney’s Office Announces the Upcoming DHS Bombing Prevention Awareness Course, Dec. 5th and 6th in St. Thomas

United States – U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced today the upcoming Department of Homeland Security…

California News: California Secures Federal Assistance to Support Communities Impacted by Wildfires

SACRAMENTO, CA – Acting California Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that the President and Federal Emergency…

California News: Acting Governor Newsom Requests Presidential Emergency Declaration for Direct Federal Assistance for Wildfires

SACRAMENTO, CA – Acting California Governor Gavin Newsom yesterday sent a letter to the President and…

Georgia News: Governor Deal, FEMA approves Public Assistance for additional 34 counties

ATLANTA, GA – Georgia Governor Nathan Deal received notice from the White House and the Federal…

Hurricane Michael News: Understanding Your FEMA Letter

TALLHASSEE, FL — Hurricane Michael survivors who applied for disaster assistance will receive a “letter of…

Homeland Security News: FEMA Leads Massive Whole Community Response Effort for Hurricane Michael Survivors

WASHINGTON – Thousands of first responders and volunteers continue working together to save lives, restore power…

New Jersey News: Ambler Man, Nicholas Ochs Admits Defrauding FEMA Relating To Major Disaster

CAMDEN, N.J. – An Ambler, Pennsylvania, man today admitted defrauding the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)…

North Carolina News: Greene Becomes 28th County Eligible for Florence Disaster Assistance

RALEIGH, NC – North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s request for major federal disaster assistance for Greene…

WASHINGTON, DC | Rogers Announces Grant of Over $18 Million for Jacksonville State University

Washington, DC – Congressman Mike Rogers made the following statement congratulating Jacksonville State University (JSU) today…

South Carolina News: Georgetown County Residents Eligible for FEMA Individual Assistance Program

COLUMBIA, S.C. – At the request of Governor Henry McMaster, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)…

South Carolina News: Chesterfield County Residents Eligible for FEMA Individual Assistance Program

COLUMBIA, S.C. – At the request of Governor Henry McMaster, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)…

North Carolina News: Governor Roy Cooper Requests FEMA To Cover 100% of Initial Florence Response Costs

RALEIGH, NC – As catastrophic effects from Hurricane Florence persist, Governor Cooper Friday asked President Donald…

South Carolina News: S.C. Agencies, Residents Prepare for Hurricane Florence

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Emergency Management Division continues to monitor Hurricane Florence, which forecasters…

U.S. Political News: Wicker, Hyde-Smith Announce $852K in Grants for Mississippi Fire Departments

Mississippi Senators Applaud FEMA Grants for Fire Departments WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and…

Political News: Murphy, Blumenthal, DeLauro, Courtney, Esty Announce Over $330,000 For Fire Departments in Suffield, Middlefield, Plymouth

Hartford, CT – Thursday, U.S. Senators Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and U.S. Representatives…

North Carolina News: North Carolina Governor Cooper requests federal disaster declaration for Western North Carolina flooding, mudslides

RALEIGH, NC – North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper sent a letter to President Donald Trump requesting…

WASHINGTON | Former FEMA head of personnel accused of sexual misconduct

WASHINGTON — The former head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s personnel office had improper sexual…