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  1. President Donald J. Trump Approves Vermont Disaster DeclarationRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 17 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Caledonia, Orange, Rutland, Washington, and Windsor. Brock Long, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Department of Homeland Security, named Mark H. Landry as the Federal Coordinating Officer for Federal recovery operations in ...

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  2. BBB on homes: Have a plan: Be prepared for weather emergenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Chron

    ... ready. Create a basic emergency kit using information recommended by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA; fema.gov) in case of a disaster. Know where to turn. FEMA, the Texas Division of Emergency Management and the Centers for Disease ...

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  3. Longmont holds open house on flood recovery, mitigation projectsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 17 | LongmontFYI

    Longmont's city staff has invited residents to an open house next Thursday afternoon and evening where people can ask questions and learn more about the status of flood-recovery projects and work that's planned to prevent or mitigate the impacts of future floods.

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  4. FEMA opens disaster assistance office in Mount PleasantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Clare County Review

    Residents who suffered flood damages during the intense storm that hit several mid-Michigan counties on June 23rd now have a local place to go for help. FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration are available at a Disaster Recovery Center at 4855 E. Bluegrass Road, just west of Isabella Road in Mt.

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  5. Slaughter, FEMA offer $150,000 grant for Brighton FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Rochester Business Journal

    In hopes of improving the abilities and resources of Emergency Medical Services and firefighters, congresswoman Louise Slaughter announced today a $152,036 Assistance for Firefighters grant for the Brighton Fire District. The grant stems from the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response grant, a program funded by the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency.

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  6. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... only in the event of a tropical storm or a hurricane," Landrieu said. "Since early last week, Homeland Security, GOSEP, FEMA and the Army Corps of Engineers - at my request - have been preparing for potential tropical activity." Landrieu said there ...

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  7. More \232aRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 17 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has asked federal responders to join state officials in assessing the damage in four counties after flooding last month. Rauner's office said Thursday that workers from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Illinois Emergency Management Agency and other groups are expected to start damage assessments on homes and businesses Friday morning.

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  8. Feds, state to conduct Illinois flood damage assessmentsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 17 | Daily Herald

    Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has asked federal responders to join state officials in assessing the damage in four counties after flooding last month. Rauner's office said Thursday that workers from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Illinois Emergency Management Agency and other groups are expected to start damage assessments on homes and businesses Friday morning.

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  9. Rep. Zeldin Announces $313,334 FEMA Grant to Upgrade Eastport, East...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | LongIsland.com

    ... has been awarded a $313,334 grant for communication equipment through the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program. Funding from this regional grant will be used at the Eastport, East Moriches and ...

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  10. Rauner seeks federal help in assessing flood damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Daily Herald

    ... not only of the damage, but also of what people need in order to fully recover from this disaster." Personnel from FEMA, the Illinois Emergency Management Agency, the U.S. Small Business Administration and local emergency management agencies are ...

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  11. Vermont Granted Federal Disaster DeclarationRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 17 | PressReleasePoint

    ... suffered substantial damage by flooding between June 29 and July 1, 2017. The Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Public Assistance disaster declaration allows communities and public utilities in those counties to receive 75 percent federal ...

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  12. FEMA to begin flood damage estimates in McHenry, Lake countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Northwest Herald

    ... Management Agency, the U.S. Small Business Administration and local emergency management agencies will join with FEMA to begin assessing damaged homes Friday morning. Assessments will continue through the weekend until all are complete. The Illinois ...

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  13. Trump Rolls Back Obama-Era Flood Standards For Infrastructure ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | National Public Radio

    ... consequences of global warming. President Barack Obama signed the order in 2015, but the changes have not taken effect; FEMA has been soliciting input and drafting new rules. Now, the order has been revoked as part of an effort to "slash the time it ...

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  14. $90+ Million Assisting Missouri Flood SurvivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... Missouri households have received more than $90 million in assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). As of Aug. 15: FEMA approved ...

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  15. Vt. gets disaster declaration for summer storm damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The state of Vermont has received a federal disaster declaration for six counties damaged by severe storms that swept the state between June 29 and July 1. The public assistance disaster declaration from the Federal Emergency Management Agency allows communities and public utilities to receive 75 percent reimbursement for expenses from storm response and recovery.

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  16. Melvindale residents to benefit from Dearborn Fire Department's $1.8M SAFER grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | MIPrepZone

    Melvindale will also benefit from the increased staffing since the city contracts out it's firefighting and EMS needs from Dearborn. The grant - administered through the Federal Emergency Management Agency's Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response program - will support the hiring of firefighters and the recruitment and retention of volunteer staff to help the department maintain a 24-hour firefighting force.

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  17. Special council meeting today, to discuss flood updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... rs available in funds in the event of a tropical storm or hurricane. "Since early last week, Homeland Security, GOHSEP, FEMA, and the Army Corps of Engineers, at my request, have been preparing for potential tropical activity," Landrieu added.

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  18. Grilloa s affordable housing plan presented to P&ZRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Milford Mirror

    ... was the scenic road. Mascia said the project would require a permit from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) because Beaver Brook, which crosses the site, is in the flood plain. The main road will cross Beaver Brook and the floodplain on ...

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  19. Hialeah Ranks No. 19 Among Cities With Highest Home Fire Risk, The Hartford Pledges SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Business Wire

    A home fire is reported in the U.S. every 86 seconds and 33 percent of home fires are started by children 6-9 years old 1 The Hartford brings Junior Fire Marshal A program to the city and will donate a total of $20,000 to the school district and fire department for fire safety education )--According to The Hartford's Home Fire Index , Hialeah, Fla. ranks No.

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  20. Vermont Gets Disaster Declaration for Summer Storm DamageRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 17 | US News & World Report

    The state of Vermont has received a federal disaster declaration for six counties damaged by severe storms that swept the state between June 29 and July 1. The public assistance disaster declaration from the Federal Emergency Management Agency allows communities and public utilities to receive 75 percent reimbursement for expenses from storm response and recovery.

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