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  • Public Notice

    Tuesday, April 28, 2020 | 03:57pm

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereby gives notice to the public of its intent to reimburse eligible applicants for eligible costs to repair or replace facilities damaged by severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds, and flooding occurring April 12-13, 2020. This notice applies to Public Assistance (PA), Individual Assistance (IA), and Hazard Mitigation Grant (HMGP) programs implemented under the authority of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. §§ 5121- 5207.

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  • Private Sector PPE Donations

    Monday, March 23, 2020 | 02:48pm

    Thank you for your interest in helping the State of Tennessee get much needed personal protective equipment (PPE) and other supplies during the COVID-19 outbreak. If you are a business that has PPE to donate, you can email COVID.PPEDonations@tn.gov

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  • TEMA FLASH REPORT #22 – Tennessee Tornadoes and Severe Weather

    Friday, March 20, 2020 | 04:42pm

    HIGHLIGHTS The State of Tennessee and FEMA are operating six Disaster Recovery Centers in Davidson, Wilson, and Putnam counties. The centers offer one-on-one help with registration, referrals and information about disaster assistance. FEMA is operating a Mobile Registration Intake Center in Hermitage, TN. FEMA assistance is available for renters as well as homeowners. Survivors in Davidson, Putnam and Wilson counties who rent their homes or property and have damages from the storms may be eligible for federal grants that can help pay for temporary housing. The deadline to register for disaster assistance is May 4, 2020. As of March 19, FEMA has approved more than $1.17 million in disaster grants for 409 Tennessee homeowners and renters who sustained uninsured or underinsured losses from the storms.Visit TEMA’s recovery resource page for information on disaster help and recovery. State of Emergency remains as TEMA begins transition to disaster recovery posture.

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  • TEMA FLASH REPORT #21 – Tennessee Tornadoes and Severe Weather

    Wednesday, March 18, 2020 | 03:44pm

    HIGHLIGHTS The State of Tennessee and FEMA are operating four Disaster Recovery Centers in Davidson and Putnam counties. The centers offer one-on-one help with registration, referrals and information about disaster assistance. FEMA is operating a Mobile Registration Intake Center at the fairgrounds in Wilson County. FEMA assistance is available for renters as well as homeowners. Survivors in Davidson, Putnam and Wilson counties who rent their homes or property and have damages from the storms may be eligible for federal grants that can help pay for temporary housing. The deadline to register for disaster assistance is May 4, 2020.

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  • TEMA FLASH REPORT #20 – Tennessee Tornadoes and Severe Weather

    Tuesday, March 17, 2020 | 04:14pm

    HIGHLIGHTS The State of Tennessee and FEMA are operating four Disaster Recovery Centers in Davidson and Putnam counties. The centers offer one-on-one help with registration, referrals and information about disaster assistance. FEMA is operating a Mobile Registration Intake Center at the fairgrounds in Wilson County. The deadline to register for disaster assistance is May 4, 2020. As of March 15, FEMA has approved more than $1 million in disaster grants for 385 Tennessee homeowners and renters who sustained uninsured or underinsured losses from the storms. FEMA inspectors have completed 982 home inspections. Visit TEMA’s recovery resource page for information on disaster help and recovery. State of Emergency remains as TEMA begins transition to disaster recovery posture.

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  • TEMA FLASH REPORT #18 – Tennessee Tornadoes and Severe Weather

    Sunday, March 15, 2020 | 12:56pm

    HIGHLIGHTS • Disaster Recovery Centers are operational until 6 p.m., today in Davidson, Putnam, and Wilson counties. • The deadline to register for disaster assistance is May 4, 2020. • FEMA has approved more than $792,000 in disaster grants for 282 Tennessee homeowners and renters who sustained uninsured or underinsured losses from the storms. • Visit TEMA’s recovery resource page for information on disaster help and recovery. • State of Emergency remains as TEMA begins transition to disaster recovery posture.

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