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2 hrs ago |

The Record: FEMA under fire

IT'S BEEN nearly two years, but not everyone has been able to move on with their lives after the destruction caused by Superstorm Sandy.


Related Topix: US News, US Senate, US Politics, Senator Bob Menendez, New Jersey, Opinion

5 hrs ago |

Two Summit County fire departments receive federal grants

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Related Topix: Summit County, OH, Fire, US News, Akron, OH

6 hrs ago |

Post-Katrina portable desal model would be good fit in Cambria

Cambria’s problem is not the wastewater system. It has more than enough capacity to handle the current needs of our community.


Related Topix: Cambria, CA, San Simeon, CA, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, US News

10 hrs ago | Lake Chelan Mirror

Disaster Assistance and Eastern Washington Wildfires

A proclamation of emergency for the 20 Eastern Washington Counties by Gov. Jay Inslee on July 15 ordered state agencies to assist affected communities and for that assistance to be coordinated through the State Emergency Operations Center.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, Small Business, Personal Finance

14 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

Church of the Bayou members serve the community as a family

In one classroom, workers for the Shepherd Center were holding an orientation for a mentoring initiative for women.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Tarpon Springs, FL, Home Gardening, Home, Weather, Rick Scott, US Governors, US News

18 hrs ago | Ventura County Reporter

Eye on the Environment

Drought is best time for flood planning Paradoxically, a drought is the best time to think about flood control.


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Flood, Ventura County, CA, US News, Camarillo, CA

20 hrs ago | WALK 97.5

NYS: $300 Million to Elevate Flood-Damaged LI Homes

An estimated 6,500 home owners on Long Island are eligible for a portion of $300 million to elevate houses damaged by flooding during Superstorm Sandy, according to Governor Andrew Cuomo.


Related Topix: Long Island, KS, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, US News, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Hurricane Irene

Yesterday | Times Herald-Record

Orange officials await FEMA response

Orange County officials say they're prepared to proceed with plans for a $74 million overhaul of the closed Government Center once they confirm the county can avert an outside review that threatened to delay or block the project.


Related Topix: US News

Wed Jul 30, 2014


Colorado Gov. Hickenlooper presents Boulder County with $1.15 million flood check

Gov. John Hickenlooper presented Boulder County with a $1,154,463.38 check Wednesday in reimbursement for some of the flood-recovery expenses the county has incurred since last September.


Related Topix: Boulder County, CO, US Governors, John Hickenlooper, US News


FEMA Expands Flood Zones, Greenville Residents Caught Off Guard

One neighborhood is upset after learning their homes have been added to a flood zone.


Related Topix: US News

Grant Helps Ohio FD Replace Aging Fire Apparatus

July 30--SPRINGFIELD TWP. -- Township officials are expected to accept a sizeable grant Thursday from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security that will allow their fire department to replace a fourth of its aging fleet of trucks.


Related Topix: Fire, US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Akron, OH

CBS Local

Revere Officials Unsure What Financial Aid Will Be Available For Tornado Recovery

Revere officials and residents are still cleaning up from Monday's tornado and starting to wonder what funds might be available to help pay for repairs.


Related Topix: Deval Patrick, US Governors, US News


Federal aid unlikely in aftermath of Revere tornado

Families in Revere continued to clean up Wednesday, two days after an EF2 tornado ripped through the region.


Related Topix: Revere, MA, Natural Disasters, US News

The Item

Menendez: Federal flood insurance system 'stacked against homeowners' after disasters

The federal flood insurance system is "stacked against homeowners" who try to file claims after disasters like Superstorm Sandy, Sen. Bob Menendez said Wednesday at a hearing where he confronted the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency that runs the program.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Bob Menendez

In El Dorado County

Sen. Ted Gaines asks for El Dorado County to be declare an emergency disaster area

Senator Ted Gaines yesterday sent the following letter to Gov.Jerry Brown to request that he issue an emergency proclamation designating portions of Amador and El Dorado Counties as disaster areas as a result of the devastating Sand Fire.


Related Topix: El Dorado County, CA, US News

San Mateo Daily Journal

FEMA targets lagoon residents: San Mateo neighborhood hit with new insurance regulations

Residents on the Marina Lagoon in San Mateo whose homes have even a single pillar in the water are required to carry flood insurance for the entire property.


Related Topix: US News, Natural Disasters, Flood, San Mateo County, CA, San Mateo, CA

Revere Tornado Damage May Not Qualify for Federal Aid

A collapsed roof is seen with damaged automobiles at a car workshop on Herman Street in Revere, Massachusetts, July 28, 2014.


Related Topix: Revere, MA, US News

CBS Local

North Texan Challenging Right To Film Federal Buildings

A Frisco man claims the Drug Enforcement Administration harassed him for simply walking on public property.


Related Topix: Drug Enforcement Administration, Dallas, TX, US News

Tue Jul 29, 2014



Governor Dave Heineman submitted a request on Tuesday for disaster assistance from the U.S. Small Business Administration to help Nebraskans in five northeast Nebraska counties who were impacted by the June 14-21 severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding.


Related Topix: US Governors, Dave Heineman, Nebraska, Nebraska Government, Weather, US News

New York Daily News

Mapping our preparedness for flooding

Residents in the Pennyfield section of the Bronx take the brunt of the storm as it hits the seawall near the Throgs Neck Bridge.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Flood, Natural Disasters, 9, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Queens, NY, US News, Opinion