On Monday night, the Federal Emergency Management Agency recognized the town of Stratford for reducing flood insurance premiums.
The head of FEMA says he will “fully cooperate” with an investigation into his alleged misuse of government resources.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Federal authorities said Tuesday they have arrested two former officials of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the former president of a major disaster relief contractor, accusing them of bribery and fraud in the efforts to restore electricity to Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria. The U.S. […]
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) says there is a gap between how wealthier, urban communities and poorer, rural communities recover from natural disasters.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency is facing an unexpected challenge in meeting the needs of the many people affected by this spring’s widespread flooding and violent storms: a strong economy.
There is a push for federal aid for Connecticut after flash floods swept through the state back in September.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — FEMA buys flood-prone homes more often in wealthy, populous counties than in poor, rural areas, even though lower-income rural areas may be more likely to flood frequently, a new study finds. The reason is probably that better-off local governments have the resources to apply for and administer the programs — and […]
With Hurricane Florence trending on Twitter and Facebook, rumors about the storm have begun to go viral.
The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency resigned Wednesday after a two-year tenure in which he managed the response to historic wildfires and major hurricanes but was dogged by questions over his use of government vehicles.
FEMA is now here touring the storm damaged towns.