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State Seeks Disaster Declaration

Governor Dannel Malloy has formally asked for a disaster declaration for the state as a result of last month’s record snowfall.


FEMA Denies Tornado Aid Appeal

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The Federal Emergency Management Agency has denied Connecticut’s appeal for financial aid for Fairfield County communities hit by a June tornando. FEMA initially denied the aid request last month, saying the […]


Delegation Asks Obama for Tornado Damage Aid

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut’s congressional delegation is asking President Barack Obama to reconsider the denial of federal aid for tornado-related damage in Fairfield County. The delegation wrote to Obama on Tuesday saying the Federal […]


Governor Rell Appeals Tornado Aid Rejection

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Gov. M. Jodi Rell says she is appealing the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s decision to deny financial aid for Fairfield County communities hit by a June tornado. Rell announced Friday […]


FEMA Rejects Disaster Aid for Bridgeport Tornado

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has rejected Connect’s request for a federal disaster declaration as a result of the June tornado in Fairfield County.


State Seeks "Pre-Landfall" Disaster Declaration

Hurricane Earl is still well south of the Mason-Dixon line,  but Connecticut residents and businesses have been getting ready — and now the state is asking for an emergency declaration before the storm even makes […]