- Disaster, damage numbers rise in Kansas Updated: Jul-05-15 6:47 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Federal disaster declarations and damage costs are on the rise in Kansas, although it's unclear whether more severe weather is the reason.
- APNewBreak: FEMA rebuffs Vermont on flood resilience Updated: Jun-23-15 12:03 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Ever since Tropical Storm Irene in 2011, Vermont has been pushing to make sure bridges and culverts are rebuilt to more flood-resistant standards. But the Federal Emergency Management Agency is rejecting - at least for now - the state's argument that the federal agency should pay 90 percent of the extra costs.
- FEMA denies disaster aid to cover Baltimore riot costs Updated: Jun-19-15 5:19 pm
Federal officials have denied Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan's request for a disaster declaration to let the city of Baltimore and the state recover millions of dollars in costs stemming from rioting that followed the police-involved death of Freddie Gray, officials said Friday.
- State seeks extension of FEMA deadline to file flood claims Updated: Jun-18-15 11:20 am
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon is asking the Federal Emergency Management Agency to extend its deadline for Louisiana homeowners impacted by the recent Red River flooding.
- FEMA limits funds, denies individual assistance Updated: Jun-17-15 2:29 pm
HAGATNA, Guam - The Federal Emergency Management Agency recently denied Gov. Eddie Calvo's request for funds that would assist those whose homes were damaged during Typhoon Dolphin.
- Deadline to apply for disaster assistance is June 30 Updated: Jun-15-15 5:05 am
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - People who suffered losses during severe storms in April in 10 Kentucky counties have two more weeks to register for assistance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and complete a Small Business Administration disaster loan application.
- Vermont Electric Co-op gets $2.1M from FEMA for storm fixes Updated: Jun-06-15 10:02 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The Vermont Electric Cooperative is getting a $2.1 million grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help pay for cleanup and repairs following severe weather last December.