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FEMA Specialists to Offer Mitigation Tips at Lowe’s in Lumberton

Tue, 22/01/2019 - 9:37 am
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Disaster survivors can get tips and advice on how to rebuild stronger against future storm damage at the Lowe’s in Lumberton Jan. 22 through Feb. 1.

FEMA Specialists to Offer Mitigation Tips at Lowe’s in Clinton

Tue, 22/01/2019 - 9:01 am
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Disaster survivors can get tips and advice on how to rebuild stronger against future storm damage at the Lowe’s in Clinton Jan. 22 through Feb. 1.

FEMA Approves $12.6 Million in Florence Aid for North Carolina Ag Department

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 1:43 pm
Friday, January 18, 2019

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved $12.6 million to reimburse the North Carolina Department of Agriculture for Hurricane Florence-related expenses. 

Gov. Cooper and Leaders from His Administration to Meet in New Bern Tuesday

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 11:48 am
Friday, January 18, 2019

Governor Roy Cooper and leaders from his administration will be in New Bern Tuesday to discuss issues facing Eastern North Carolina and will take part in events across the region. 

FEMA Specialists to Offer Mitigation Tips at Ace Hardware in Calabash

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 10:40 am
Friday, January 18, 2019

Disaster survivors can get tips and advice on how to rebuild stronger against storm damage at the Ace Calabash Hardware and Home Center from Jan. 22 through
Feb. 1.

Community Mitigation Resiliency Workshops

Thu, 17/01/2019 - 2:59 pm
Thursday, January 17, 2019

Area residents can get tips and advice on how to make their homes more resistant to flood damage at community mitigation resiliency workshops.

Deadline to Participate in STEP Program for Hurricane Florence Home Repairs Extended to Feb. 1.

Wed, 16/01/2019 - 2:25 pm
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The deadline for North Carolinians who are eligible for a special program to provide rapid repairs to homes damaged by Hurricane Florence has been extended to February 1, 2019, Governor Roy Cooper announced today.

ReBuild NC to Host Additional Outreach Events to assist Hurricane Matthew Impacted Homeowners

Tue, 15/01/2019 - 4:19 pm
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

The ReBuild North Carolina Program has announced additional dates of outreach events, occurring over the coming months, to assist homeowners who sustained damage from Hurricane Matthew complete their program application for recovery aid.

Community Mitigation Resiliency Workshop in Lumberton Rescheduled

Tue, 15/01/2019 - 10:12 am
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

The Community Workshop at the Emergency Operations Center in Lumberton has been rescheduled from Jan. 15 to Feb. 7.

Area residents can get tips and advice on how to make their homes more resistant to flood damage at community mitigation resiliency workshops.

State of Emergency remains in effect as power restoration continues

Mon, 14/01/2019 - 1:30 pm
Monday, January 14, 2019

A State of Emergency declared by Governor Cooper this weekend remains in effect as utility workers are quickly restoring power across the Triad area and some Western North Carolina count

Community Mitigation Resiliency Workshop in Leland

Mon, 14/01/2019 - 8:11 am
Monday, January 14, 2019

Area residents can get tips and advice on how to make their homes more resistant to flood damage at the Leland Cultural Arts Center in Leland on Jan. 17.

Governor Cooper issues State of Emergency to Expedite Power Restoration Following Winter Storm

Sun, 13/01/2019 - 4:23 pm
Sunday, January 13, 2019

Governor Roy Cooper today declared a State of Emergency for all 100 counties to help utility workers restore power quickly in parts of western and central North Carolina, following power outages caused by the snow, ice and freezing rain from this weekend’s winter storm. 

FEMA Specialists to Offer Mitigation Tips at Brown’s Hardware in Red Springs

Fri, 11/01/2019 - 12:25 pm
Friday, January 11, 2019

Disaster survivors can get tips and advice on how to rebuild stronger against future storm damage at Brown’s Hardware in Red Springs Jan. 11 through Jan. 18.

North Carolina Prepares for Another Round of Winter Weather

Thu, 10/01/2019 - 4:54 pm
Thursday, January 10, 2019

North Carolina is preparing for another round of winter weather expected this weekend and now is the time for people to get ready, especially in the mountains and foothills, Governor Roy Cooper said Thursday. 

FEMA Reaches out to North Carolinians in Hotels

Tue, 08/01/2019 - 3:45 pm
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

North Carolina residents who are still staying in hotels after Hurricane Florence can expect a call from FEMA about their long-term housing plan.

Sign up for STEP Program by Jan. 17, Gov. Cooper Urges Hurricane Florence Survivors

Tue, 08/01/2019 - 10:59 am
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

North Carolinians who are eligible for a special program to provide rapid repairs to homes damaged by Hurricane Florence have until January 17, 2019 to sign up and should not delay, Governor Roy Cooper urged today.

Community Mitigation Resiliency Workshops

Mon, 07/01/2019 - 3:18 pm
Monday, January 7, 2019

Area residents can get tips and advice on how to make their homes more resistant to flood damage at community mitigation resiliency workshops.

Public Comment Period for Hurricane Matthew CDBG-DR Action Plan Amendment 3 Now Open

Mon, 07/01/2019 - 9:47 am
Monday, January 7, 2019

The North Carolina Division of Emergency Management has opened a public comment period for Action Plan Amendment 3 to the state of North Carolina’s Community Development Block Grant – Disaster Recovery Action Plan related to Hurricane Matthew recovery.

NC Office of Recovery and Resiliency names key leaders

Thu, 03/01/2019 - 10:41 am
Thursday, January 3, 2019

The new North Carolina Office of Recovery and Resiliency has named key leaders and is working to streamline the process for administering federal block grants for Hurricane Matthew recovery and planning for additional federal funding for residents affected by Hurricane Florence.

Understand the Process for Continued Temporary Housing Assistance

Wed, 02/01/2019 - 1:53 pm
Wednesday, January 2, 2019

If you are a Hurricane Florence survivor who needs to extend temporary housing assistance from FEMA, it’s important you provide FEMA with the proper documents.