Emergency Management

Governor Brown Takes Action to Bolster Wildfire Recovery in Communities Across the State

State - California - CALOES - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 19:01
Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued two executive orders to further assist communities recovering from devastating fires – one

Public Community Meeting: Camp Fire Disaster Assistance

State - California - CALOES - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 18:58
PUBLIC COMMUNITY MEETING Presented by Cal OES & FEMA with information about Camp Fire Disaster Assistance Programs & Services Learn

Podcast Episode 56: Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea Talks Candidly About the Camp Fire

State - California - CALOES - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 18:40
In this episode (#56) we sit down with the sheriff of Butte County, California, Kory Honea. His county, of course,

Colorado Daily Status Report: November 28, 2018

State - CO - Emergency Management - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 15:51

Colorado Daily Status Report Nov 28, 2018Information in this report was gathered prior to 8:30 a.m.
Link to the full report: www.bitly.com/COStatus112818

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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Free Rebuilding and Repair Advice Available in Bay and Leon Counties

FEMA - News - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 15:03

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – As Floridians repair or rebuild their homes damaged by Hurricane Michael, FEMA and home-improvement stores in Bay and Leon counties are teaming up to provide free information and literature on making homes stronger and safer.

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FEMA-funded Project Helps Protect 200 Utah Homes

FEMA - News - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 13:06

Residents in a City of North Ogden neighborhood will receive protection from future flash flooding and mudslides, thanks to a mitigation project designed and constructed by the City and funded largely by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

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FEMA Extending Public Assistance to Houses of Worship Is Welcome News to Religious Leaders in Northwest Florida

FEMA - News - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 08:39

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Religious leaders whose houses of worship were damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Michael can apply for FEMA’s Public Assistance program, as many continue to contribute to their communities’ recovery despite their own losses.

 

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FEMA Rebuilding Advice Available This Saturday in Blakely

FEMA - News - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 07:22

ATLANTA – Are you repairing or rebuilding damaged property? Have questions about flood insurance? Want to protect your property from potential loss or damage from future disasters?

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) rebuilding specialists can provide tips and advice on making homes stronger and safer and answer questions about protecting homes from future damage.

Advisers will be available Saturday, Dec. 1, at Christmas On The Square, presented by the Blakely–Early County Chamber of Commerce.
                    

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Cal OES Pre-Positioning Specialized Fire Mutual Aid Resources and Personnel in Southern California

State - California - CALOES - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 22:42
In preparation for a rain event anticipated to impact the area near the Woolsey and Hill Fire burn scar areas

Federal Aid Programs for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

FEMA - News - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 16:17

Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Assistance for Commonwealth and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:

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FEMA grants $1.28 million for power-system repair in four Texas counties

FEMA - News - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 16:12

AUSTIN, Texas — FEMA has awarded more than $1.28 million to the Jackson Electric Cooperative for repairs to power distribution systems damaged by Hurricane Harvey’s winds in four Texas counties.  

 

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President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Pennsylvania

FEMA - News - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 15:59

WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to supplement Commonwealth, and eligible tribal and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms and flooding on August 10 to August 15, 2018.

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FEMA Launches Integration Team in Oregon

FEMA - News - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 14:57

BOTHELL, Wash. – This week Oregon will have FEMA staff assigned to its emergency management agency. The FEMA Integration Team (FIT) will provide technical and training assistance on FEMA’s programs and continuous on-site support to the state.

 

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S.C. Survivors Have One Week Left to Register for Disaster Assistance and Low-Interest Loans with more than $62 Million in Assistance Already Approved

FEMA - News - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 12:49

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Hurricane Florence survivors in South Carolina have one more week to register for disaster assistance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and to apply for a low-interest disaster loan from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) for losses caused by Hurricane Florence.

 

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Colorado Daily Status Report: November 27, 2018

State - CO - Emergency Management - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 10:33

Colorado Daily Status Report Nov 27, 2018Information in this report was gathered prior to 8:30 a.m.
Link to the full report: www.bitly.com/COStatus112718

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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Volunteering after a Disaster Can Help Make a Difference with Recovery

FEMA - News - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 10:19

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – After Hurricane Maria, some people instinctively reached out to help their storm-ravaged neighborhoods. No one told them to do it. They took action on their own and gave what they could. 

 

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FACT SHEET: North Carolina Survivors May Qualify for Continued Rental Assistance

FEMA - News - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 09:59

Survivors of Hurricane Florence who received initial rental assistance from FEMA may be eligible for continued rental assistance.

 

To be eligible to apply, survivors must meet the following conditions:

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FEMA Rebuilding Advice Available in Cairo

FEMA - News - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 07:30

ATLANTA – Are you repairing or rebuilding damaged property? Have questions about flood insurance? Want to protect your property from potential loss or damage from future disasters?

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) rebuilding specialists can provide tips and advice on making homes stronger and safer and answer questions about protecting homes from future damage.

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FEMA Specialists to Offer Mitigation Tips at Pembroke Hardware

FEMA - News - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 07:27

RALEIGH, N.C. – Disaster survivors can get tips and advice on how to rebuild stronger against future storm damage at Pembroke Hardware in Pembroke starting Monday, Nov. 26.

 

FEMA flood mitigation specialists can answer questions about home repair, making disaster plans, putting together supply kits and the importance of flood insurance.

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Complete the Disaster Assistance Application Process; Submit Your Insurance Settlement Information

FEMA - News - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 07:26

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – More than 20,700 Florida survivors recovering from Hurricane Michael haven’t completed the disaster assistance grant registration process because they have not reported their insurance settlements. In order to complete the registration process, you must report the insurance settlement amount you have received to FEMA. This could include coverage under policies like homeowners, flood, automobile or mobile home insurance.

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