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FEMA created new blog post 5457 in FEMA News 5 days ago

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BATON ROUGE, La. – In support of the state of Louisiana’s request to waive rent for Hurricane Ida survivors living in temporary housing units (THUs), FEMA has authorized a waiver reducing rent to the policy minimum of $50 per month through May 31, 2023. Normal rent policy will apply to THU occupants starting June 2023. On Jan. 21, FEMA began sending letters to survivors notifying them of the waiver. FEMA is committed to providing temporary housing to eligible Hurricane I ...

SANTA FE, NM – More than 300 comments about the interim rule were submitted online and at six public meetings during the 60-day public comment period which closed on Jan. 13. Your input is being used to shape the final regulations, but many activities remain underway to keep the claims process moving, and keep you informed along the way. “I want to thank everyone who provided comments at the public meetings and online, including our Tribal Nations and state partners,” said Angela ...

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DENTON, Texas – New flood maps have been finalized and will become effective on July 19, 2023, for portions of the cities of China Grove, Elmendorf, San Antonio and St. Hedwig; and unincorporated areas of Bexar County, Texas. During the next six months, a FEMA compliance specialist will work with the community to update each floodplain ordinance and adopt these new flood maps. Residents are encouraged to examine the maps to determine if they are in a low-to-moderate or high-risk ...

DENTON, Texas – New flood maps have been finalized and will become effective on July 19, 2023, for portions of the cities of Elmendorf and La Vernia; and unincorporated areas of Wilson County, Texas. During the next six months, a FEMA compliance specialist will work with the community to update each floodplain ordinance and adopt these new flood maps. Residents are encouraged to examine the maps to determine if they are in a low-to-moderate or high-risk flood zone. The current an ...

DENTON, Texas – Preliminary flood risk information and updated Flood Insurance Rate Maps are available for review in Lonoke County, Arkansas. Residents and business owners are encouraged to review the latest information to learn about local flood risks and potential future flood insurance requirements. The updated maps were produced in coordination with local, state and FEMA officials. Significant community review of the maps has already taken place, but before the maps become fi ...

ZCZC MIATWOAT ALL TTAA00 KNHC DDHHMM Special Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1005 AM EST Mon Jan 16 2023 For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: Special Tropical Weather Outlook issued to discuss the potential for subtropical development over the northwest Atlantic. Northwestern Atlantic: A non-tropical low pressure system centered over the northwestern Atlantic Ocean about 300 miles north of Bermuda is producing storm-force win ...

FEMA created new blog post 4685 in FEMA News 2 weeks ago

Incident Period: Jan 12, 2023 ...

ZCZC MIATWOAT ALL TTAA00 KNHC DDHHMM Special Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1005 AM EST Mon Jan 16 2023 For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: Special Tropical Weather Outlook issued to discuss the potential for subtropical development over the northwest Atlantic. Northwestern Atlantic: 1. A non-tropical low pressure system centered over the northwestern Atlantic Ocean about 300 miles north of Bermuda is producing storm-force ...

ZCZC MIATWOAT ALL TTAA00 KNHC DDHHMM Special Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1005 AM EST Mon Jan 16 2023 For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: Special Tropical Weather Outlook issued to discuss the potential for subtropical development over the northwest Atlantic. Northwestern Atlantic: A non-tropical low pressure system centered over the northwestern Atlantic Ocean about 300 miles north of Bermuda is producing storm-force win ...

FEMA created new blog post 4684 in FEMA News 3 weeks ago

Incident Period: Jan 12, 2023 ...

FEMA created new blog post 4683 in FEMA News 3 weeks ago

Incident Period: Dec 27, 2022 ...

COLUMBIA, S.C.—Homeowners and renters in Charleston, Georgetown and Horry counties who had damage to their property after Hurricane Ian have a few days left to register for assistance. Monday, Jan. 23, is the last day to apply for federal disaster assistance. You must register with FEMA to access federal disaster grants even if you applied with another agency or organization. To register for assistance: Go to Disast ...

FEMA created new blog post 4682 in FEMA News 3 weeks ago

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SANTA FE, NM – There’s still time to add your voice along with other New Mexico residents who have already submitted their ideas online and at six public meetings. The public comment period remains open through Jan. 13 for you to provide feedback on the process to implement the Hermit’s Peak/Calf Canyon Fire Assistance Act. It’s your opportunity to give input on the interim regulations if you want your ideas and concerns to shape the final regulations. You can review the ...

DENTON, Texas – Revised Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) are available for review by residents and business owners in portions of the cities of Campbell Station, Diaz, Newport and Tupelo; the towns of Jacksonport and Weldon; and unincorporated areas of Jackson County, Arkansas. Property owners are encouraged to review the latest information to learn about local flood risks and potential future flood insurance requirements. Community stakeholders can identify any conc ...

FEMA created new blog post 3591 in FEMA News 3 weeks ago

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SANTA FE, New Mexico – The Hermit’s Peak/Calf Canyon Claims Office is hosting an additional job fair to fill available job openings. Job seekers can visit the third job fair on Jan. 10, in Mora to speak directly with recruiters to learn about the positions. Job fairs were previously held in Santa Fe and Las Vegas. Tuesday, Jan. 10 – Mora Job Fair New County Courthouse Complex 10 County Road Mora, NM 87732 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. These positions are full-time, in- ...

DENTON, Texas – New flood maps have been finalized and will become effective on July 5, 2023, for Haskell County, Oklahoma. During the next six months, a FEMA compliance specialist will work with the community to update each floodplain ordinance and adopt these new flood maps. Residents are encouraged to examine the maps to determine if they are in a low-to-moderate or high-risk flood zone. The current and future Flood Insurance Rate Map can be viewed on FEMA’s Flood Map Changes ...

FEMA created new blog post 4681 in FEMA News 1 month ago

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SANTA FE, New Mexico – The public comment period remains open online until Jan. 13, 2023, if you would like to provide feedback on the process to implement the Hermit’s Peak/Calf Canyon Fire Assistance Act. The Act provides compensation for those impacted by the fire. Compensation may cover eligible losses, including personal injury, loss of property, business loss or financial loss. FEMA’s Interim Final Rule guides the claims process and describes necessary documentation, evalua ...

FEMA created new blog post 3590 in FEMA News 1 month ago

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FEMA created new blog post Stay Safe in Extreme Cold Conditions in FEMA News 1 month ago

DENTON, Texas – Extremely cold weather is gripping much of the nation, including areas of Region 6 where these temperatures are a rare occurrence. Staying warm and dry is important when temperatures may dip into single digits and wind chills into subzero levels. During these cold weather conditions, you can do several things to help yourself and others stay safe. Avoid carbon monoxide poisoning. Never use a generator inside a home, basement, shed or garage, even if doors and ...

DENTON, Texas – Preliminary flood risk information and updated Flood Insurance Rate Maps are available for review in East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana. Residents and business owners are encouraged to review the latest information to learn about local flood risks and potential future flood insurance requirements. The updated maps were produced in coordination with local, state and FEMA officials. Significant community review of the maps has already taken place, but before th ...

DENTON, Texas – Preliminary flood risk information and updated Flood Insurance Rate Maps are available for review in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana. Residents and business owners are encouraged to review the latest information to learn about local flood risks and potential future flood insurance requirements. The updated maps were produced in coordination with local, state and FEMA officials. Significant community review of the maps has already taken place, but before the maps ...

BATON ROUGE, La. – Now is the time to prepare for the artic blast of frigid air currently barreling toward Louisiana. The National Weather Service predicts that temperatures will plummet on Thursday night and will remain unusually low through Saturday. Here’s how occupants of mobile homes and travel trailers can protect themselves and their housing unit: For those in travel trailers, refill the propane tank before the cold arrives because propane powers the heater. Do not u ...

FEMA created new blog post 4680 in FEMA News 2 months ago

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DENTON, Texas – Revised Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) are available for review by residents and business owners in portions of the cities of Austin, Buda, Dripping Springs, Hays, Kyle, Mountain City, San Marcos, Wimberley and Woodcreek; the Village of Bear Creek; and unincorporated areas of Hays County, Texas. Property owners are encouraged to review the latest information to learn about local flood risks and potential future flood insurance requirements. Communit ...

SANTA FE, New Mexico – The Hermit’s Peak/Canyon Fire Assistance Act provides compensation for those impacted by the fire. Compensation may cover eligible losses, including personal injury, loss of property, business loss or financial loss. FEMA’s Interim Final Rule guides the claims process and describes necessary documentation, evaluation criteria and compensation available for those impacted by the fire and subsequent flooding. The rule also provides additional guidance for app ...