Transitional Sheltering Assistance

The view from Chopper 880 of the FEMA relief staging area set up at Floyd Bennett Field in Brooklyn in the aftermath of Sandy - Nov. 2, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

FEMA Extends Temporary Housing Program For New York, New Jersey

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has extended the temporary housing programs for both New York and New Jersey, amid the damage of Superstorm Sandy.


A damaged home in Manhasset (credit: India Gray via Facebook)

FEMA Offering Temporary Assistance For Hotels For Those Who Can’t Go Home

The program will not reimburse applicants for previously incurred hotel expenses and will not cover meals or lodging costs above an authorized allowance.