Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

FEMA Flood Map Open Houses Bring Clarity to Ocean County
Some happiness, some disappointment but most of all clarity, is what the nearly 150 people who attended the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Open House felt after reviewing their preliminary Flood Hazard Maps at the Ocean County Administration Building's Cafeteria last night...
FEMA Decisions Can Still Be Appealed
"No" doesn't have to mean "No" when it comes to decisions by FEMA regarding disaster assistance.
The federal agency wants residents to know they are able to appeal any decision based on the amount or type of disaster assistance.
FEMA asks before asking for an a…
FEMA Shortens National EAS Test
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) shortens Wednesday's first-ever nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS). The EAS test, scheduled to sound off at 2 p.m. eastern and will occur simultaneously across the U.S. and its territories, was reduced from 3 to 3 1/2 minutes to ju…