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Four people with connections to homes in Little Egg Harbor, Tuckerton and Seaside Heights were charged with theft; accused of filing false applications to collect thousands of dollars in federal relief funds after superstorm Sandy, officials announced Thursday.
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2 hrs ago | Blowing Rocket
The Blowing Rock Town Council on Tuesday unanimously approved a bid from Uretek IRC, Mid-Atlantic to undertake the repairs needed to reopen Wonderland Trail, a roadway that suffered erosion damage during summer storms in July 2013.
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The city of Flint's request for $7.9 million in federal aid for firefighter funding is still pending with the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
Major changes to FEMA flood maps could impact how much you're paying for insurance.
Nine years after the process began, the City of Sugar Land has voted to adopt new digital flood insurance rate maps that offer more detail for better land use planning but put some homes in the 100-year flood plain that weren't there before.
Lt. Gov. Lavon Heidemann and First Lady Sally Ganem are encouraging those involved in an emergency or disaster situation to send a text message rather than a voice call to get through when wireless networks are overwhelmed during a crisis.
Fire Station 11 could be restored to full service, depending where the Contra Costa Fire Protection District decides to spend a $9.571 million federal grant for fire protection personnel.
Homeward Pikes Peak has long served as the umbrella agency for service providers.
The likelihood that devastating increases in flood insurance rates will be reversed improved dramatically with passage of a reform measure on March 4 in the U.S. House of Representatives on a surprisingly bipartisan vote.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency says it will seek an investigation into the potentially fraudulent practices of a monitoring firm Livingston Parish hired to oversee debris removal after Hurricane Gustav.
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin officially requested the Federal Emergency Management Agency change its mind and provide additional money to West Virginia to cover costs associated with the recent massive chemical leak.
A house in Union Beach in July, which had been unoccupied since Hurricane Sandy hit the state in October 2012.
Associated Press March 11, 2014 GALVESTON- A Southeast Texas flight museum battered in 2008 by Hurricane Ike will get a new home with help from a $7.6 million government grant.
Holmes County Board of County Commissioners approved of hiring Clifton McGowan as the new Federal Emergency Management Agency Coordinator based on ranking during their regular meeting on March 11 with a vote of 4 to 1, with Commissioner Bill Parish voting "no."
Well, isn't that nice of them. PSEG, which has annoyed residents of East Hampton in the past few weeks by placing enormous transmission lines along residential streets, has agreed to bury the lines if town officials pay for it.
The Postal Regulatory Commission yesterday announced it had named David A. Trissell to replace Stephen Sharfman as General Counsel.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency approved $4,106,484 in Hazard Mitigation Grant Program funds to Pine County, Minn., for the acquisition and demolition of 32 homes.