FEMA To Launch COVID-19 Funeral Assistance ProgramThe Federal Emergency Management Agency is set to launch a massive funeral assistance program to help families of the more than 500,000 Americans who have died from the Coronavirus.
Jeannette Fire Department Awarded $169K FEMA GrantThe City of Jeannette Fire Department will be getting an upgrade to some of their equipment thanks to federal grant money.
2M N95 Masks Arrive At Pittsburgh International Airport, To Be Distributed To FEMAA charter flight carrying personal protective equipment to be distributed to FEMA arrived from South Korea at Pittsburgh International Airport on Monday.
West Virginia Gets FEMA Grant For 2016 FloodingFEMA has granted West Virginia an additional million dollars in federal grants to help with debris removal from a 2016 flood.
West Virginia Gets $131M In FEMA Funds For Flooded SchoolsGov. Jim Justice’s office announced on Friday that West Virginia will receive more than $131 million (118 million euros) to replace schools in Nicholas County that were destroyed by flooding in 2016.
FEMA, FCC To Send Out Nationwide Emergency Alert TestFEMA and the FCC are sending out a national emergency alert test for Aug. 7.
Pa. Insurance Commissioner Says FEMA Resumes Selling Flood InsuranceFEMA has resumed selling flood insurance through the National Flood Insurance Program, reversing an earlier decision to limit sales due to the federal government’s partial shutdown, it was announced on Saturday.
FEMA Denies Pa.'s Request For Disaster Relief To Fix LandslidesAllegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and Gov. Tom Wolf reacted to the decision by FEMA to deny Pennsylvania’s request for disaster relief in the wake of the spring storms.
Feds Conduct First Test Of 'Presidential Alert' SystemThe clock hit 2:18 p.m. Wednesday afternoon, and cell phones, all over the country, started lighting up with a "Presidential Alert."
'Presidential Alert' Texting System Test Postponed Until OctoberThe alert was initially scheduled to occur Thursday, Sept. 20, but FEMA spokesman Mark Peterson says the test has been postponed, and Oct. 3 was the alternate date for the test.
'Presidential Alert': FEMA To Test Emergency Alert SystemYou'll soon be getting a message on your phone from the President of the United States -- whether you are a supporter or not.
Windy With A Chance Of Waffles: Waffle House Activates Storm Center As Hurricane Florence ApproachesThe Waffle House Index is a real thing -- and the Federal Emergency Management Agency uses it.
Bridgeville Residents, Business Owners Demand Solutions In The Wake Of Flash FloodingDozens of Bridgeville residents and business owners packed a council meeting Monday night, demanding answers in the wake of severe flash flooding.
Pittsburgh Facility Coordinating Power Restoration Efforts In Wake Of HurricanesA Downtown Pittsburgh facility that is spearheading the power restoration efforts after hurricanes devastated parts of the U.S. and Caribbean.