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FEMA Specialists to Offer Mitigation Tips at Lowe’s in Cape Carteret

Mon, 05/11/2018 - 8:05 am
Monday, November 5, 2018

Disaster survivors can get tips and advice on how to rebuild stronger against storm damage at the Lowe’s home improvement store in Cape Carteret starting Nov. 5.

North Carolina Survivors Now Have Until Dec. 13 to Register for Disaster Assistance

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 4:41 pm
Thursday, November 1, 2018

The deadline for North Carolinians to register for disaster assistance has been extended 30 days to 11:59 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. FEMA granted the extension at the request of Gov.

Five Disaster Recovery Centers to Temporarily Close Due to Voting Activities

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 9:02 am
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Five State/FEMA disaster recovery centers in North Carolina will close temporarily due to voting activities.

The affected recovery centers will close temporarily and re-open as follows:

Renters in North Carolina May Be Eligible for Federal Help

Wed, 24/10/2018 - 9:34 am
Wednesday, October 24, 2018

North Carolina renters who had

FEMA Public Assistance Available for Three More Counties

Tue, 23/10/2018 - 4:04 pm
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Three more North Carolina counties affected by

FEMA Issues Public Notice on Grant Programs

Tue, 23/10/2018 - 2:46 pm
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

As required by law, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has issued a public notice of its intent to provide federal assistance and grant opportunities through its Public Assistance, Individual Assistance and Hazard Mitigation Grant programs in the State of North Carolina. 

NEW REBUILD NC APPLICATION CENTER OPEN IN PENDER COUNTY 

Tue, 23/10/2018 - 2:34 pm
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

The  ReBuild NC program has now opened a ninth application center in Pender County to provide assistance to Hurricane Matthew survivors in the surrounding area.

State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center Open in Columbus County

Mon, 22/10/2018 - 10:28 am
Monday, October 22, 2018

A disaster recovery center is now open in Whiteville in Columbus County to offer in-person support to individuals and businesses in counties included in the North Carolina federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Florence.

Direct Housing for Hurricane Florence Survivors in North Carolina

Fri, 19/10/2018 - 3:42 pm
Friday, October 19, 2018

The State of North Carolina and FEMA this week began providing the first temporary housing units to households displaced by Hurricane Florence. Other units are being delivered to a staging area in Kinston daily.

Michael Leaves Path of Downed Trees, Power Outages and Road Closures

Fri, 12/10/2018 - 3:10 pm
Friday, October 12, 2018

Governor Roy Cooper announced two more storm related deaths from Tropical Storm Michael were confirmed in McDowell County today. A man and a woman died after their car hit a large tree that had fallen across a road in Marion. That brings the North Carolina death toll from Michael to three.

Michael Leaves Path of Downed Trees, Power Outages and Road Closures

Fri, 12/10/2018 - 2:03 pm
Friday, October 12, 2018

Governor Roy Cooper announced two more storm related deaths from Tropical Storm Michael were confirmed in McDowell County today. A man and a woman died after their car hit a large tree that had fallen across a road in Marion. That brings the North Carolina death toll from Michael to three. 

Governor urges continued caution as Michael treks across North Carolina

Thu, 11/10/2018 - 7:27 pm
Thursday, October 11, 2018

As Tropical Storm Michael’s punishing winds and rains sweep across North Carolina, Governor Roy Cooper announced that the storm has claimed the life of a man who died this afternoon in Iredell County when a tree fell on his vehicle.

North Carolina Readies for Hurricane Michael

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 9:03 pm
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

With tropical storm warnings expanded to nearly half the state, Governor Roy Cooper this evening urged North Carolinians to stay alert and prepare for the incoming storm.

Gov. Cooper Issues Emergency Orders to Prepare for Hurricane Michael

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 12:20 pm
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

To prepare North Carolina for Hurricane Michael, Governor Roy Cooper today declared a State of Emergency and waived certain transportation rules. Forecasters expect the storm to bring strong wind and rain to North Carolina.

North Carolina Monitoring Hurricane Michael and Preparing for Impacts

Tue, 09/10/2018 - 2:40 pm
Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Governor Roy Cooper today urged North Carolinians to prepare for Hurricane Michael, even as families, businesses, schools and communities continue to clean up and rebuild from Hurricane Florence.