Two New Jersey towns will share more than $3.4 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to partially reimburse them for debris cleanup costs they incurred after Superstorm Sandy.
The Christie Administration announced that FEMA Transitional Sheltering Assistance Program has been extended to April 5th.
FEMA has extended Transitional Sheltering Assistance for an additional two weeks for New Jersey families displaced by superstorm Sandy.
New Jersey senators Robert Menendez and Frank Lautenberg have announced federal funding for two New Jersey fire departments.
The new deadline is February 8th, 2013, meaning eligible people can get TSA assistance through February 8th with a checkout date of Feb. 9th.
People with storm losses in all of the state’s counties now have until March 1, 2013.
Gov. Christie is reminding those left unemployed by Superstorm Sandy that they have until February 4, 2013 to file an application for Disaster Unemployment Assistance.
Gov. Chris Christie has announced a $1.5 million public assistance project to reimburse the town of Lavallette for emergency measures necessitated by Hurricane Sandy.
Officials say the policy change announced Tuesday will especially benefit low- to moderate-income families who have been in motels and hotels since the storm hit in late October and can’t afford security deposits.
New Jersey residents displaced by Superstorm Sandy can stay in hotels on the federal government’s dime until Jan. 26, but the number of people who need the program is dwindling.
Hundreds of residents of Little Egg Harbor Township, NJ, who are still dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, attended a town meeting Friday night that featured a question and answer session with officials from FEMA.
Most people are getting ready for the next summer season, but it’s hard to plan without more than just the promise of federal help.
The House is headed for a vote on aid for Superstorm Sandy victims after House Speaker John Boehner mollified Republicans from New York and New Jersey upset with his decision to cancel action on the bill.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency says it has identified 769 homes and apartments available for rent in storm-affected areas of the state.
New Jersey Disaster Recovery Centers, or DRCs, are staying open to provide assistance during the holidays.