FEMA All Hazard Preparedness Campaign moves into supermarkets and other stores
All Hazard Preparedness Campaign is in supermarkets and stores by FEMA to inform people how to rebuild by using mitigation measures to avoid future damages.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) continues its All Hazards Preparedness Campaign in supermarkets and stores throughout the Island, to advise people on how to rebuild by implementing mitigation measures to prevent future damages. In July 2010, FEMA began this Campaign in hardware stores where more than 13,698 persons have been reached.
During September 7 - 9, FEMA Mitigation Information booths will be available at the following stores, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.:
On June 24, 2010, President Obama ordered Federal aid for Infrastructure damages, after the May 26-31, 2010 storms and flooding event, to supplement local recovery efforts in Arecibo, Barranquitas, Coamo, Corozal, Dorado, Naranjito, Orocovis, Utuado, Vega Alta, and Vega Baja. These municipalities, as well as some eligible local government agencies and certain private nonprofit organizations, are eligible to apply for Public Assistance for damages to their Infrastructure.
For additional information on FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation program and emergency preparedness, visit FEMA’s web page.
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