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FEMA Sending Almost $7.2 Million to Bay District Schools for Hurricane Michael Expenses

The funds reimburse the district for the cost of inspections and emergency repairs to 42 buildings throughout the system, as well as water remediation to those facilities after the storm. Previously, FEMA awarded $355,464 for these costs.

FEMA Sending $3.7 Million to Springfield and Quincy for Hurricane Michael Recovery Costs

These grants are funded by FEMA’s Public Assistance program, an essential source of funding for communities recovering from a federally declared disaster or emergency. The Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) works with FEMA during all phases of the program and reviews projects prior to FEMA final approval.
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FEMA Sending $11.4 Million to Calhoun Liberty Hospital for Hurricane Michael Recovery

The funds will reimburse the hospital for the cost of rebuilding the structure in Blountstown and hardening it to mitigate damage from future storms.
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FEMA, Ron DeSantis Showcase $5.8 Billion in Federal Funds to Help Florida Recover From...

Hurricane Irma, a Category 5 storm, caused more than 130 deaths in the Caribbean and the U.S. and more than $77 billion in damages.

FEMA Sending Almost $5 Million to Florida to Help Hurricane Michael Recovery

Mexico Beach is receiving $1,775,746 reimbursement for repairs to the bridge at the Salt Creek Crossing, which provides access to the city marina, and strengthening the structure to reduce damage from future storms.

FEMA Approves $18 Million for FDEM for Helping Bay County After Hurricane Michael

Between Oct. 10, 2018 and Nov. 24, 2018 workers removed 2,349,740 cubic yards of vegetative debris and 109,437 cubic yards of construction and demolition debris.

FEMA Approves Additional $1.25 Million for FDOT to Help With Hurricane Michael Recovery Expenses

The funds will reimburse FDOT for debris cleanup activities throughout Holmes County. Work completed includes collection and disposal of 56,797 cubic yards of vegetative debris. Crews also removed 3,316 hanging limbs and 209 damaged leaning trees that posed a threat to public health and safety.

FEMA Sending $11.8 Million to Lee County for Hurricane Irma Reimbursements

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is sending $11.8 million to Lee County to help the area recover from Hurricane Irma.

Darren Soto: FEMA Sending Funds to Osceola County for Hurricane Irma Recovery

More than two years after Hurricane Irma hit the Sunshine State, Florida continues to get help from the federal government to deal with its aftermath.

Stephanie Murphy: FEMA Sending $17.5 Million to Central Florida for Hurricane Irma Reimbursements

The funds come from FEMA’s Public Assistance program. Seminole County will receive almost $14.5 million while Orlando will get $3 million.