New Jersey Senators Warn New FEMA Guidelines Would Raise Flood Insurance PremiumsFEMA declined an on-camera interview, but told CBS2 it expects more people to purchase flood insurance.
2 New FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers In New JerseyOther disaster recovery centers opened earlier this week in Bergen, Hunterdon and Mercer counties.
FEMA Reimburses $600 Million To Health And Hospitals Corporation For Expanded Capacity, Staffing During PandemicNew York Sen. Chuck Schumer says FEMA tried to deprive the city's public hospital system of the funds because it didn't build or rent new facilities for COVID patients.
Ida's Aftermath: Business Owners In Hard-Hit Mamaroneck Keeping Their Spirits Up As Recovery ContinuesBusinesses in the Westchester County village are working to recover, but the process requires patience, hard work, and a good measure of optimism.
New Jersey Businesses Recovering From Ida's Wrath Grateful For Every Bit Of AssistanceOn Friday, Essex, Hudson, Mercer and Union counties were added to the major disaster declaration for damages from Ida.
Montclair Business Owners Hit Hard By Ida Fear More Severe Weather Will Cause Permanent DamageFor now, people in the community are doing what they can to help each other out.
President Biden Approves Major Disaster Declaration In Parts Of New York And New Jersey, Authorizing Federal Aid For Storm VictimsPresident Biden signed a declaration to pump out federal funds to the local level, which will help New Yorkers in dire need.
Yonkers Sanitation Workers Spend Labor Day Clearing Debris From Homes Damaged By IdaOn this Labor Day, countless homeowners and workers were laboring, cleaning up debris and totaling up the damage from Ida.
Gov. Murphy Visits Parts Of New Jersey Devastated By Ida, Says State Really Needs Help From Federal GovernmentOfficials say 27 people have died and at least four remain missing in the devastating flooding in New Jersey.
Ida Aftermath: What Do You Do If You Didn't Have Flood Insurance Before The Storm Hit?In the hours after Ida, many are scrambling to figure out what they lost and what exactly is covered under their insurance policies.
FEMA Launches Nationwide Program To Help People Pay For COVID-19 Funeral CostsThe federal government in early April will start offering financial assistance to help cover funeral costs for people who have died of COVID-19.
New FEMA-Run Mass COVID Vaccination Site Opens In NewarkThe site will be open seven days a week, and can vaccinate 6,000 people a day.
COVID Vaccine: Mega Vaccination Site Opens At National Guard Armory In YonkersIt didn't take long for thousands of people to sign up. The site is part of state and federal efforts to reach hard-hit communities.
Sen. Schumer And Rep. Ocasio-Cortez: FEMA To Reimburse COVID Funeral Costs To Families With Financial NeedSen. Chuck Schumer and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are spreading the word to help families who lost loved ones to the coronavirus.
NYC Head Of Emergency Management Deanne Criswell Selected To Lead FEMACriswell is the first woman nominated to lead FEMA, which is primarily responsible for responding to natural disasters.