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RHODE ISLAND GETS FEMA FUNDS

All five counties of Rhode Island declared a disaster by President Obama. The state will get FEMA.

04/03/2015

Aerials from Governor Malloy's tour of damage from Hurricane Sandy (Courtesy Connecticut National Guard)

FEMA To Give Review Opportunity To Superstorm Sandy Victims

By MICHAEL CATALINI,  Associated Press TRENTON, N.J. (AP) _ Federal Emergency Management Agency officials have agreed to provide Superstorm Sandy victims who think their insurance claims were not fairly paid out a chance for a […]

03/12/2015

Commuters walk past snowbanks on their way to work during a snowstorm. (credit: Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images)

FEMA Sends Teams To Assess Blizzard Damage In Rhode Island

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has sent teams to Rhode Island to assess the damages from the recent blizzard.

02/11/2015

Tree down (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Thousands In Region May Have To Pay Back Superstorm Sandy Aid

By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN and DAVID B. CARUSO,  Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) _ After Superstorm Sandy hit the East Coast nearly two years ago, the federal government quickly sent out $1.4 billion in emergency disaster […]

09/11/2014

File photo of a large tree knocked over by the winds of Superstorm Sandy. (Photo by MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

FEMA Extends Sandy Assistance Deadline

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has extended the deadline to register for Superstorm Sandy disaster assistance from January 28 to February 12. So far more than 37 million dollars in federal disaster assistance has been […]

01/24/2013

Aerials from Governor Malloy's tour of damage from Hurricane Sandy (Courtesy Connecticut National Guard)

Storm Damage In State Put At $360 Million — And Climbing

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says the cost of damage to Connecticut businesses and homes by Superstorm Sandy is more than $360 million and climbing.

11/15/2012

Aerials from Governor Malloy's tour of damage from Hurricane Sandy (Courtesy Connecticut National Guard)

7,000 Applications For Storm Sandy

Federal officials say more than 7,000 property owners in Connecticut have applied for help to recover from Superstorm Sandy.

11/13/2012

File photo of a staff at a call center.  (credit:  FINDLAY KEMBER/AFP/Getty Images)

400 Jobs Not Coming To Maine Call Center

A call center in Orono has reversed course and says it won’t be hiring hundreds of workers to take calls from people in other states affected by Superstorm Sandy.

11/11/2012

Dannel Malloy (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

Malloy Targets Businesses Post Sandy

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Governo Dannel Malloy is drawing attention to efforts by the U.S. Small Business Administration and chambers of commerce to help Connecticut businesses affected by Superstorm Sandy. The governor has scheduled a […]

11/08/2012

Aerials from Governor Malloy's tour of damage from Hurricane Sandy (Courtesy Connecticut National Guard)

Three More Disaster Recovery Centers Open In State

FEMA has now opened a total of five Disaster Recovery Centers in Connecticut to help people who suffered losses during the storm.

11/03/2012

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