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The Federal Emergency Management Agency has been working with county and municipal governments over the last several years to incorporate the best available data into new flood maps.
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One building is being torn down to make way for a new facility that will not only serve the Ponca Tribe, but also the community of Norfolk.
People are still picking up the pieces from a massive tornado in Moore, Oklahoma.
U.S. Senators Frank R. Lautenberg and Robert Menendez today announced that Brick Township and Scotch Plains Township will receive more than $2.5 million in federal Sandy aid to reimburse the towns for the costs of repairs and debris cleanup in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.
The twister that devastated Moore, Okla., was the 74th presidential disaster declared in the Sooner state in the past 60 years.
Funding to update the nation's decades-old flood maps has been cut in half in recent years, even as extreme weather has grown more frequent.
In the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy the Federal Emergency Management Agency implemented a program to help children understand the importance of preparation for future disasters.
Projects are underway to elevate homes in Little Falls in a manner that will mitigate flood damage.
In the Oklahoma City suburb of Moore, the recovery from Monday's deadly tornado is picking up speed, even as locals mourn the loss of at least 24 people, including 10 children.
But many suburban homes built in so-called Tornado Alley don't have basements due to rocky soil conditions and high water tables, which often make building basements impossible.
Katie Thomas sorts through debris at a friend's tornado-ravaged day care on Tuesday, one day after a huge tornado flattened entire neighborhoods in Moore, Okla.
Oklahoma National Guard soldiers and airmen respond to a devastating tornado that ripped through Moore, Okla., May 20, 2013.
The tornado that tore through an Oklahoma City suburb destroyed or damaged as many as 13,000 homes and may have caused $2 billion in overall damage, officials said Wednesday.
A Sea Bright man was charged today with defrauding the federal government of more than $12,000 in disaster aid after Hurricane Sandy, acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni announced in a news release.
Federal funding of $1.395 is approved to help subsidize storm shelters for some residents in Dallas, Denton, Collin and Tarrant counties.
The recent tragedy in Oklahoma has conjured up the total feeling of hopelessness that many have felt here in Illinois after the late April flooding and storms.