Tag: FEMA

Sea Bright and Monmouth Beach Get $28M for Seawall

By Muriel J. Smith SEA BRIGHT – The borough and Monmouth Beach have received a grant totaling more than $28 million representing reimbursement of 90 percent of the total cost of...

November 25, 2015 | comments

FEMA: $6.8 B For NJ Sandy Recovery in NJ

EATONTOWN — In the three years since Hurricane Sandy scored a direct hit on New Jersey, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has been actively engaged in the recovery effort, providing...

October 30, 2015 | comments

FEMA Opening Reviews Until Sept. 15

THE FEDERAL EMERGENCY Management Agency wants to hear from Sandy damaged homeowners not satisfied with their flood insurance claims. “While I’ve seen many of the cases that were adjudicated properly,...

August 26, 2015 | comments

FEMA OKs $2 Million for Colts Neck Sandy Costs 

COLTS NECK – The township received a $2 million grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help pay for cleanup costs that resulted from Super Storm Sandy. The...

September 6, 2013 | comments

State to Offer Grants for Those Looking to Elevate Homes

By John Burton TRENTON – The Christie Administration announced it will be making $100 million in grants available to owners looking to elevate their homes, offering some protection from future...

July 26, 2013 | comments

Hotline Available for NJ Flood Map Information

TRENTON – As the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) continues to release Preliminary Work Maps of flood zones in New Jersey, residents with questions about National Flood Insurance Program policies...

July 12, 2013 | comments

FEMA Increases Funding to Reimburse Area Towns

By John Burton Area towns hit by Super Storm Sandy and still working to return to normal are going to get a little extra federal help. The Federal Emergency Management...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Four Area Towns Get Low-Cost FEMA Loans

TRENTON – Four Two-River area municipalities have received funding from Community Disaster Loans through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The low-interest loan program helps eligible jurisdictions that have suffered...

June 21, 2013 | comments

A House Raising Experience

By John Burton Homes are literally rising along the Jersey Shore as owners work to restore their houses after the pummeling from Super Storm Sandy. It’s been a busy six...

May 17, 2013 | comments

DEP Updates Recovery Progress

By John Burton TRENTON – State Depart­ment of Environmental Pro­tection Commissioner Bob Martin made it clear this week that the work on Sandy recovery is continuing and that “New Jersey...

April 12, 2013 | comments

March 1 is the Deadline for Registration for FEMA, SBA Assistance

TRENTON – Just one week remains for Hurricane Sandy survivors in New Jersey to register for potential recovery assistance with the Federal Emergency Manage­ment Agency (FEMA). The deadline is Friday,...

February 22, 2013 | comments

FEMA Specialist Offer Free Advice on Building Smarter

TRENTON – Getting free advice on how to repair or rebuild your home to minimize future disaster damage is as easy as visiting your local home improvement store. Specialists from...

January 18, 2013 | comments

Moving Forward After Your FEMA Letter Arrives

By The Federal Emergency Management Agency Hurricane Sandy survivors have many options for obtaining disaster assistance even if they receive a letter stating they have insufficient damage. The survivor has...

December 14, 2012 | comments

FEMA Needs Sandy Survivors

Insurance Settlement Information TRENTON – Hurricane Sandy survivors who registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and indicated they had insurance coverage should send in their insurance settlement information...

December 7, 2012 | comments

LS in First Round of Federal Municipal Reimbursement Funding

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ) and Robert Menendez (D-NJ) announced that Little Silver was in the first round of federal funding to help reimburse New Jersey municipalities for cleanup work...

November 30, 2012 | comments

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