FEMA updates

FEMA extends deadline into January for Flagler County Hurricane Ian survivors to apply for federal disaster assistance

November 22, 2022 – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has extended the deadline until January 12 for Hurricane Ian survivors who suffered damage to their properties to apply for federal disaster assistance. “This is good news because we all know the holidays get hectic under the best of circumstances. This action was taken at the request of Governor Ron DeSantis on behalf of the State of Florida,” said Emergency Management Director Jonathan Lord. “We have had a FEMA Disaster Recovery Center specifically for those impacted by Hurricane Ian here in Flagler County at the Fairgrounds for three weeks to assist our…
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Emergency Management meets with FDEM, FEMA to determine if Flagler meets federal disaster declaration requirements

November 14, 2022 –Emergency Management on Monday will meet with teams from the Florida Division of Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency to analyze the impacts of Hurricane Nicole on Flagler County to determine whether it meets the criteria for a federal disaster declaration and the assistance that comes with it. “This is a very important step for us as the data these agencies gather will help them decide what level of recovery assistance we are eligible to receive,” said Emergency Management Director Jonathan Lord. “We hope to meet the threshold for both Public and Individual Assistance.” Public Assistance…
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