FEMA Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Heavy storms leave New Orleans underwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | NewsOK.com

    Louisiana's governor has declared a state of emergency in New Orleans as officials and residents scrambled in the aftermath of last Saturday's heavy storm that left hundreds of homes and businesses flooded. With more rain in the forecast, New Orleans leaders rushed to deal with a series of malfunctions in the city's drainage system -- and to face criticism of local officials who waited days to reveal the full extent of system failures.

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  2. Towne leaves as BCSO training officer, replaced by QuinnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    The Bradley County Sheriff's Office is saying goodbye to a longtime member, and replacing him with a BCSO veteran. T. DOUGa STOWNE, right, is leaving the Bradley County Sheriff's Office to teach criminal justice classes at Walker Valley High School.

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  3. Driveline Baseball Interview, Part 5: What's next with MLB?Read the original story

    Friday Aug 11 | Call to the Pen

    AUGUST 4: Employees sit in front of computer monitors at the command center of the Federal Emergency Management Agency headquarters, shortly before a visit by U.S. President Donald Trump on August 4, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump visited FEMA headquarters to receive a briefing on the hurricane season.

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  4. New Orleans flooding and pumping system crisis by the numbersRead the original story

    Friday Aug 11 | GantDaily.com

    Louisiana's governor declared a state of emergency in New Orleans as officials and residents scramble in the aftermath of last Saturday's heavy storm that left the city underwater this week. New Orleans was left with widespread damage, a series of malfunctions in the city's drainage system and criticism of local officials as they revealed system failures days after the flooding.

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  5. Commissioner calls for marina to advertise public natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Brunswick News

    Marina Manager Jimmy Wheeler talks about the new signs that make it clear the St. Simons Marina at Gascoigne Bluff is public. Marina Manager Jimmy Wheeler talks about the new signs that make it clear the St. Simons Marina at Gascoigne Bluff is public.

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  6. WCAC gets new animal rescue and mobile command post trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... Danielle Barnes said. Warrick County Animal Control and Emergency Management worked together to get the trailer. FEMA and the Indiana Department of Homeland Security made getting it possible with a $60,000 grant. "With several of the hoarding cases ...

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  7. American Crime Story: Katrina Just Made A Bunch Of Big Changes Behind The ScenesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Cinema Blend News

    ... as President George W. Bush, Annette Bening as former Louisiana governor Kathleen Blanco, and Matthew Broderick as FEMA director Michael D. Brown . Unfortunately, we have a while to wait before American Crime Story: Katrina gets into gear. A new ...

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  8. California receives $22 million from FEMA for Oroville Reservoir emergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Los Angeles Times

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency has sent $22.8 million to California to help the state cover expenses related to the crisis at the Oroville Reservoir earlier this year, the federal agency said. The check was sent to the Department of Water Resources, which requested assistance for debris removal and emergency protective measures in February, FEMA said.

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  9. Reynolds sends letter to Trump requesting disaster declaration for 7 Iowa countiesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | KCRG

    ... storms and flooding July 19-23, 2017. The governor requested funding under the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Public Assistance Program. The money would be used to rebuild damaged infrastructure including roads, bridges, culverts and ...

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  10. Flooded-out families get legal help proving home ownership, leading to $3 million in disaster fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | The Advocate

    After last summer's flood, many families were told they were ineligible for federal aid because they could not prove they owned the houses where they lived. As the anniversary approaches, a group of lawyers working pro bono say they've helped those homeowners claim over $3 million in disaster funds.

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  11. Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Midland for Michigan SurvivorsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | PressReleasePoint

    ... to visit a center to register for and receive federal disaster assistance. If possible, survivors should register with FEMA before visiting a recovery center. Residents in Bay, Gladwin, Midland and Isabella counties, including the Saginaw Chippewa ...

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  12. Fire department's new CPR equipment will give patients 'best possible chance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | EMS1

    ... CPR," Schilling said. "It increases the chances for survival and frees up a medic for other tasks." Schmidt thanked FEMA for the Assistance to Firefighters Grant and Illinois Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth who provided letters of support ...

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  13. Hurricane season could be busier than originally forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... updated outlook underscores the need for everyone to know their true vulnerabilities to storms and storm surge,' said FEMA Administrator Brock Long. 'As we enter the height of hurricane season, it's important for everyone to know who issues ...

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  14. Hurricane season could be extremely active, forecasters sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... outlook underscores the need for everyone to know their true vulnerabilities to storms and storm surge,” said FEMA Administrator Brock Long. “As we enter the height of hurricane season, it's important for everyone to know who issues ...

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  15. Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Midland for Michigan SurvivorsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    ... to visit a center to register for and receive federal disaster assistance. If possible, survivors should register with FEMA before visiting a recovery center. Residents in Bay, Gladwin, Midland and Isabella counties, including the Saginaw Chippewa ...

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  16. Announcement of Initial Public NoticeRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is required by law to provide public notice of its intent to provide federal assistance and grant opportunities via the Public Assistance (PA), Individual Assistance (IA), or Hazard Mitigation Grant ...

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  17. Ill. fire department gets new CPR equipment to give patient 'best possible chance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | EMS1.com

    ... CPR," Schilling said. "It increases the chances for survival and frees up a medic for other tasks." Schmidt thanked FEMA for the Assistance to Firefighters Grant and Illinois Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth who provided letters of support ...

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  18. Forecasters see busier seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    With six storms already and the peak yet to come, federal forecasters raised the stakes for the remainder of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season, saying Wednesday it could be “extremely active.” Forecasters are now predicting a 60 percent chance that the Atlantic hurricane season could see between 14 and 19 named storms. That number is an increase from the preseason forecast from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Hurricane Center in May, which offered a 45 percent chance of an above-normal season with 11 to 17 storms.

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  19. Town seeks more public involvement in comp plan processRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Weekly Packet

    Town officials want to see more residents respond to a survey sent out last month as part of the comprehensive planning process. Although some residents-both full-time and summer-have responded, including those who have responded online, officials want to see wider participation in the survey.

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  20. Trump declares disaster in N.H. for July storms, floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | UPI

    President Donald Trump has declared a disaster in New Hampshire due to severe thunderstorms and flash flooding that struck the state more than a month ago in Grafton County. The weather event caused severe damage to hundreds of miles of roads, as well as bridges and culverts, New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu said.

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