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Marco Rubio Backs Cindy Hyde Smith’s Homeowner Flood Insurance Transparency and Protection Act

This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., threw his support behind U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith’s, R-Miss., “Homeowner Flood Insurance Transparency and Protection Act.” Rubio insisted the bill will “protect Florida homeowners with National Flood Insurance...

Shelia Cherfilus-McCormick Announces $2.4 Million FEMA Grant for South Florida

U.S. Rep. Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick, D-Fla., weighed in this week after FEMA announced a grant totaling $2,446,500.00 for the roadway elevation of MacArthur Boulevard. “Today, I am pleased to announce a grant from the U.S. Department...

FEMA, State Government Continue Efforts to Battle Fires in Bay County

With more than 10,000 acres in Bay County already impacted by wildfires and more than 1,100 homes evacuated, the federal and state governments continue their efforts to defeat it. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)...

Ron DeSantis Launches Donation Portal for Southwest Florida Tornado Survivors

Following the federal government’s denial of Florida’s request to provide assistance to individuals impacted by the tornadoes that touched down in Charlotte and Lee counties on January 16, Gov. Ron DeSantis and the Florida...

FEMA Denies Assistance for Floridians Hit by Tornadoes in Charlotte, Lee Counties, FDEM Will...

Last week, the Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) received notification from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) that the state’s request for Individual Assistance for Floridians impacted by recent tornadoes in Charlotte and...

Rick Scott Gets Disaster Contract Improvement Act Through Senate Committee

On Wednesday, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., got his “Disaster Contract Improvement Act” through the U.S. Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee (HSGAC). The bill will “improve the disaster contracting process on the federal,...

Val Demings: Orange County Will Get $7.5 Million From FEMA for Hurricane Preparedness

U.S. Rep. Val Demings, D-Fla., announced at the end of last week that Orange County will get $7.5 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help Orlando prepare for hurricanes. Demings is the...

FEMA Sending Almost $2.8 Million to Help Robinson Bayou Basin in Panama City

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced last week that it has approved a hazard mitigation grant of $2,785,238 for the city of Panama City to examine a drainage improvement proposal for the Robinson...

Lois Frankel: FEMA Sending $1.4 Million to Delray Beach for Hurricane Irma Recovery

This week, U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, D-Fla., announced that Delray Beach will receive $1,395,121 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for protective measures in response to Hurricane Irma. The money will reimburse the city...

FEMA Sending $1.6 Million to Marianna

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced on Wednesday that it has approved a hazard mitigation grant of $1,612,448 for the city of Marianna to protect its Public Works building by reducing potential wind...

Federal Association for Insurance Reform Backs Rick Scott’s NFIP Reform Bills

U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., got a prominent backer to support his proposals “to reform the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP)” and “help lower the cost of flood insurance and ensure the property insurance...

FEMA Sending $1.1 Million for Utility Mitigation Project in Panama City Beach

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced on Monday that it has approved a grant of $1,102,418 for the city of Panama City Beach to study a proposal to convert existing overhead utility and...
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