Updated March 25 at 6:25am
Keyword: Federal Emergency Management Agency
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THE reality of oceanfront living in Rhode Island is a mixture of rain, wind, ice, snow and storm surge, depending on the season. This, and the fact that so many properties are now impacted by potential flooding, has created a subset of … more
When my organization failed to save a historic house during my first year running a historic-preservation nonprofit in Georgia, it had quite an impact on me. I realized at that moment that we would have to work more closely with others if we were to … more
U.S. Sens. Jack F. Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Reps. James R. Langevin and David N. Cicilline announced today $1,601,344 in federal funding to assist fire departments in Central Falls, Exeter and Woonsocket in purchasing new trucks and firefighting equipment. These improvements will enhance response capabilities, vehicle safety advancements and financial savings in these communities. more
Approximately $385,000 in federal funding will be shared by fire departments in Lincoln, Narragansett and Pawtucket to purchase new equipment, the state’s congressional delegation said Monday. more
BOSTON – The University of Massachusetts has received state and federal approval of plans designed to improve the way it prepares for and responds to natural threats and has won $1 million in state grants. The state grants funded the … more
Rhode Island will receive $474,400 in federal funding to support emergency food and shelter programs for the hungry and homeless, the state’s federal delegation announced Thursday. more