Emergency Management

Wildfire Housing FAQ’s

State - California - CALOES - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 12:13
California’s wildfires have resulted in a major housing crisis in affected areas, and state, federal, and local officials have been

Free Woolsey Fire Debris Removal Available For Property Owners

State - California - CALOES - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 11:49
LOS ANGELES, Calif. —The California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle), in coordination with Los Angeles County Public Works,

When You Apply for FEMA Assistance You’ll Need Your Insurance Policy

FEMA - News - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 11:26

 SACRAMENTO, Calif. – If you suffered damage or loss from last month’s California wildfires and have not yet applied for disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), you should file a claim with your insurance company and then register with FEMA right away.

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Colorado Daily Status Report: December 6, 2018

State - CO - Emergency Management - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 10:30

Colorado Daily Status Report December 6, 2018Information in this report was gathered prior to 8:30 a.m.
Link to the full report: www.bitly.com/COStatus120618

Alerts/WarningsNational Terrorism Advisory System: No Current Alerts | Bulletin

State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) Activation LevelLevel 4: supporting response and recovery across the state.

Current Disasters/Large IncidentsSEOC/Field Services is not tracking any significant incidents at this time

Major Road Impacts/ClosuresNone
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Colorado Daily Status Report: December 5, 2018

State - CO - Emergency Management - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 10:30

Colorado Daily Status Report December 5, 2018Information in this report was gathered prior to 8:30 a.m.
Link to the full report: www.bitly.com/COStatus120518

Alerts/WarningsNational Terrorism Advisory System: No Current Alerts | Bulletin

State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) Activation LevelLevel 4: supporting response and recovery across the state.

Current Disasters/Large IncidentsSEOC/Field Services is not tracking any significant incidents at this time

Major Road Impacts/ClosuresNone
Categories: Emergency Management

Officials Tout Flood Insurance as Florence Payments Top a Half-Billion

FEMA - News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 15:59

RALEIGH, N.C. – With federal flood insurance payments to North Carolinians for Hurricane Florence totaling over a half-billion dollars, officials are urging those who don’t have coverage to purchase it.

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DTSC and U.S. EPA Begin Removing Household Hazardous Waste Following Woolsey and Hill Fires

State - California - CALOES - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 15:55
The Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) this week began to assess and

USACE’s Task Force Michael Installs Final Blue Roof in Florida

FEMA - News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 15:39

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Contractors managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers installed the final temporary blue roof in the Florida Panhandle Friday.

"In the wake of a major storm like Hurricane Michael, we know that survivors want to return home to begin their recovery process," Lt. Col. Richard Gussenhoven, USACE Task Force Michael commander, said. "Over 7,800 blue roofs installed by our contractors are enabling thousands of qualifying Florida residents with damage to their homes to shelter in place while they plan repairs."

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FEMA Releases PrepTalk on Public Works & Emergency Management: Restoring Lifeline Services

FEMA - News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 14:16

WASHINGTON — FEMA and its partner organizations today released Philip R. Mann’s PrepTalk “Public Works & Emergency Management: Restoring Lifeline Services,” the fourth PrepTalk release from the Sept. 6, 2018 symposium.

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Flood Insurance Roundtable Brings Key Public, Private Partners Together to Increase Insurance Coverage in Virginia

FEMA - News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 13:56

PHILADELPHIA – Today, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region III, in partnership with the Commonwealth of Virginia, will be hosting the Virginia Flood Insurance Partners Roundtable.

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Butte County Welcomes Thousands Of Students Back To School

State - California - CALOES - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 11:17
Thousands of students in Butte County returned to school Monday, December 3, after missing the last three weeks due to

Tell Your Friends and Neighbors to Register for Disaster Assistance; Deadline to Apply is December 10

FEMA - News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 11:13

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Your friends or neighbors may not fully understand how the disaster assistance programs work which may have kept them from registering and getting all the recovery help they may be eligible for. Emphasize to friends and neighbors the first step toward obtaining recovery assistance for individuals is to register with FEMA. The deadline to apply is Dec.10.

Categories: Emergency Management

Agoura Hills Local Assistance Site Converts to DRC

State - California - CALOES - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 10:47
The Local Assistance Center (LAC) at the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation in Agoura Hills will close at 8 p.m., Tuesday,

Colorado Daily Status Report: December 4, 2018

State - CO - Emergency Management - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 10:30

Colorado Daily Status Report December 4, 2018Information in this report was gathered prior to 8:30 a.m.
Link to the full report: www.bitly.com/COStatus120318

Alerts/WarningsNational Terrorism Advisory System: No Current Alerts | Bulletin

State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) Activation LevelLevel 4: supporting response and recovery across the state.

Current Disasters/Large IncidentsSEOC/Field Services is not tracking any significant incidents at this time

Major Road Impacts/ClosuresNone
Categories: Emergency Management

Agoura Local Assistance Site Converts to Disaster Recovery Center

FEMA - News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 10:27

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The Local Assistance Center (LAC) at the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation in Agoura Hills will close at 8 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 4, and reopen at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5 as a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC).

DRCs are jointly operated by the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). DRCs offer information concerning resources available to homeowners, renters and business owners who sustained damage as a result of the wildfires.

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FEMA Helpline to Remain Open during National Day of Mourning

FEMA - News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 09:39

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA’s Helpline will remain open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. during the national day of mourning in observance of the passing of President George H.W. Bush.

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Disaster Recovery Centers in Duplin and Craven Counties to Close

FEMA - News - Mon, 12/03/2018 - 16:20

RALEIGH, N.C. – Disaster recovery centers in Wallace in Duplin County and Havelock in Craven County will soon close permanently. However, help is just a phone call or a mouse click away.

The Duplin County center is located at:

Wallace Presbyterian Church

205 W. Main St.

Wallace, N.C. 28466

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Wednesday

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Two Disaster Recovery Centers Will Close December 5

FEMA - News - Mon, 12/03/2018 - 15:54

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – State/FEMA disaster recovery centers in Crawfordville (Wakulla county) and Bonifay (Holmes county) will permanently close Wednesday Dec. 5, at 6 p.m.

 

Many of the services a disaster recovery center provides also are available by calling the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362.

 

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Wildfire Debris Removal Process Begins

State - California - CALOES - Mon, 12/03/2018 - 15:46
State, Federal Program Begins Wildfire Debris Removal Process The Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES), along with FEMA and county officials, will

SBA Supera los $30 Millones en Préstamos de Desastres Aprobados

State - California - CALOES - Mon, 12/03/2018 - 15:03
Disaster Field Operations Center West Fecha:  3 de Diciembre de 2018 Contacto:  Richard A. Jenkins, (916) 735-1500, Richard.Jenkins@sba.gov Número:  CA

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