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FEMA Approves $1.8 Million for Town of Emerald Isle Debris Removal

Tue, 21/05/2019 - 3:48 pm
Tuesday, May 21, 2019

DURHAM, N.C. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved more than $1.8 million to reimburse the Town of Emerald Isle in Carteret County for debris removal following Hurricane Florence.

FEMA Approves $1.8 Million for Town of Emerald Isle Debris Removal

Tue, 21/05/2019 - 2:19 pm
Tuesday, May 21, 2019

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved more than $1.8 million to reimburse the Town of Emerald Isle in Carteret County for debris removal following Hurricane Florence.

Buy Flood Insurance Now, Before It’s Too Late

Mon, 20/05/2019 - 3:08 pm
Monday, May 20, 2019

Hurricane Season Begins June 1

FEMA Approves $9.5 Million for Electric Cooperative in North Carolina

Thu, 16/05/2019 - 9:23 am
Thursday, May 16, 2019

DURHAM, N.C. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved more than $9.5 million to reimburse the Jones-Onslow Electric Membership Corporation in Jacksonville for damage to its electrical system following Hurricane Florence.

N.C. Office of Recovery and Resiliency Names Key Resilience Officers

Wed, 15/05/2019 - 2:23 pm
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

RALEIGH− The N.C. Office of Recovery and Resiliency has named three experts to lead the state’s initiative to help storm-impacted communities rebuild smarter and stronger in the face of future natural disasters and long-term climate change.

Gov. Cooper on Hurricane Florence Long-Term Recovery Appropriations

Tue, 14/05/2019 - 3:34 pm
Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Gov. Cooper released the following statement today on North Carolina receiving $336.5 million in Community Development Block Grant – Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) funding to assist communities struggling to rebuild after the devastation of Hurricane Florence.

FEMA Approves $4.8 Million for City of Jacksonville Debris Removal

Thu, 09/05/2019 - 3:14 pm
Thursday, May 9, 2019

RALEIGH, N.C. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved more than $4.8 million to reimburse the City of Jacksonville for debris removal following Hurricane Florence.

Governor Proclaims May 5-11 Hurricane Preparedness Week

Mon, 06/05/2019 - 3:07 pm
Monday, May 6, 2019

As North Carolina works to rebuild from past storms, Governor Roy Cooper today urged North Carolinians to take steps now to get ready for the next hurricane season.

North Carolina Homeowners with Damage from Hurricane Matthew Have Until  May 31 to Apply for Recovery Programs

Thu, 02/05/2019 - 3:02 pm
Thursday, May 2, 2019

Hundreds of homeowners across the state already getting help
 

Hurricane Season Begins June 1 – Prepare Now

Thu, 02/05/2019 - 9:00 am
Thursday, May 2, 2019

RALEIGH, N.C. – Hurricane season begins in less than one month, June 1. Homeowners, renters and business owners should prepare now.

FEMA Approves $8.2 Million for Carteret County Public Schools

Thu, 25/04/2019 - 8:39 am
Thursday, April 25, 2019

RALEIGH, N.C. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved $8.2 million to reimburse Carteret County Public Schools for emergency protective measures taken following Hurricane Florence.

FEMA Approves $2.3 Million for Emergency Protective Measures at St. Andrews University

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 12:14 pm
Monday, April 22, 2019

RALEIGH, N.C. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved $2.3 million to reimburse St. Andrews University in Laurinburg for emergency protective measures taken following Hurricane Florence.

Severe Weather Safety in Mobile Homes or RVs

Mon, 22/04/2019 - 8:42 am
Monday, April 22, 2019

RALEIGH, N.C. – Severe weather is expected in parts of the state beginning at noon today. If you live in a mobile home or recreation vehicle, take precautions. 

FEMA Approves Nearly $1.7 Million to Repair Damage to Onslow Memorial Hospital

Thu, 18/04/2019 - 8:45 am
Thursday, April 18, 2019

RALEIGH, N.C. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved nearly $1.7 million to repair damage to Onslow Memorial Hospital in Jacksonville as a result of Hurricane Florence.

Now is the Time to Prepare for Hurricane Season

Wed, 17/04/2019 - 5:42 pm
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Hurricane season begins June 1. Taking steps now to prepare your family, home and business can make a big difference:

North Carolina Extends STEP Program to Repair More Homes Damaged by Hurricane Florence

Tue, 16/04/2019 - 11:10 am
Tuesday, April 16, 2019

More families will soon be able to return home while they work to rebuild from Hurricane Florence thanks to an extension of a program to provide partial housing repairs, Governor Roy Cooper announced today.

FEMA Approves $17.5 Million for City of Wilmington Debris Removal

Tue, 16/04/2019 - 8:43 am
Tuesday, April 16, 2019

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved more than $17.5 million to reimburse the City of Wilmington for debris removal following Hurricane Florence.

Governor Cooper Announces $12.2 Million Grant for Crisis Counseling for Hurricane Florence Survivors

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 12:28 pm
Friday, April 12, 2019

RALEIGH - North Carolina will receive a $12.2 million grant to expand crisis counseling services to Hurricane Florence survivors in 28 counties, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. 

FEMA Approves $5.7 Million for Carteret County Debris Removal

Thu, 11/04/2019 - 1:09 pm
Thursday, April 11, 2019

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved nearly $5.7 million to reimburse Carteret County for debris removal following Hurricane Florence.

Governor Cooper Announces $12 Million Grant to Fight Opioid Epidemic in NC

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 10:41 am
Tuesday, April 9, 2019

RALEIGH: North Carolina will receive a $12 million grant to continue its fight against the opioid epidemic, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The funds will be used for prevention, access to treatment and improved linkages to care.