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FEMA workshop held to boost Augusta disaster preparedness

...After a winter in which most of east-central Georgia was crippled by an ice storm, officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency visited Augusta on Wednesday to share inside tips on how counties could win grants and buy equipment to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-13/fema-workshop-held-better-au
Barrow eases into fall campaign

...Dublin and Waynesboro. Later, he holds job fairs in Augusta and Statesboro, a workshop on applying for Federal Emergency Management Agency disaster grants for those hurt by winter storms, and a separate workshop for small-business owners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-08-05/barrow-eases-f
City receives first FEMA reimbursement for ice storm cleanup

...received its first distribution of federal reimbursement money for cleanup from a winter ice storm.The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved $5.5 million for the massive tree and debris cleanup effort after the February storm, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-29/city-receives-first-fema-reim
Ice storm cleanup costs differ between Columbia and Richmond counties

...Augusta anticipates being reimbursed for 85 percent of the cleanup expense incurred up to April 7, when the Federal Emergency Management Agency determined an emergency no longer existed and ceased to excuse the city's failure to seek competitive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-25/ice-storm-cleanup-costs-
FEMA: Augusta broke federal regulations in ice storm cleanup contracts

...a city contract that, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, broke federal regulations in procuring...costs, according to correspondence from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.The city's sole-source, noncompetitive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-23/fema-augusta-broke-feder
Barrow announces $1.9 million FEMA grant to Planters EMC for ice storm damage

U.S. Rep. John Barrow announced Tuesday that the Federal Emergency Management Agency awarded Planters Electric Membership Corp. a $1.9 million grant for extensive damage caused to the local energy provider's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-03/barrow-announces-19-million-
DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENC...

DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations for...The Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) solicits technical information...

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY Proposed Flood Hazard Determinations for...The Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) solicits technical information...

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Aiken County debris removal 8-12 weeks from completion

...million to monitor and dispose of 650,000 cubic yards of debris.Each of the three counties expects the Federal Emergency Management Agency to reimburse removal costs on a sliding scale, ranging from 75 to 85 percent.To help speed Aiken County's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-21/aiken-county-debris-removal-8
Augusta debris removal requires additional $5 million

...increase from $600,000 to $1.9 million.Both contracts are expected to be paid up to 80 percent by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, with the city and state splitting the remaining costs. But not all costs may qualify for reimbursement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-18/augusta-debris-removal-requir