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Texas Double Diamond Fire
05/12/2014 02:05 AM EDT

Fire Management Assistance Declaration number 5053 issued Mon, 05/12/2014 - 01:18


FEMA Urges Residents Across the South and Southeast to Prepare for Severe Winter Weather
02/11/2014 07:48 PM EST

Residents Should Follow the Direction of Local Officials


Federal Aid Programs for the State of Texas Declaration
08/02/2013 12:50 PM EDT

Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama's disaster declaration issued for the State of Texas.


President Declares Disaster for Texas
08/02/2013 12:46 PM EDT

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of Texas to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by an explosion during the period of April 17–20, 2013.

The President's action makes federal funding available to state and eligible local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations on a cost-sharing basis for emergency work and the repair or replacement of facilities damaged by the explosion in McLennan County.


Texas Explosion
08/02/2013 01:08 AM EDT

Major Disaster Declaration number 4136 on Aug 02, 2013


President Expands Emergency Declaration for Texas to Include Assistance to Individuals
05/01/2013 07:25 PM EDT

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that, in line with the request from the Governor of Texas, the emergency disaster declaration for the State of Texas, declared on April 19, 2013, has been expanded to allow individuals and households affected by the explosion in McLennan County, access to Individual Assistance grants.




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