PEMA

(A fallen tree lays across a road and power lines in Chester County, Pa.   Photo by KYW's David Madden)

Montco Residents Urged To Report Damage For FEMA Aid

County Commissioner Josh Shapiro says the damage threshold the county needs to meet is $2.8 million. He says residents should report any storm damage to their municipality and then the municipalities should include those numbers with any damage to public property as a result of the storm.

02/11/2014

(credit: Hadas Kuznits/KYW)

Officials Remind Chester County Residents About Shelter, Resources Available While Power Outages Persist

Emergency management crews in Chester County are encouraging folks without power to keep themselves safe while power outages persist.

02/07/2014

Bracing-for-Sandy GFX -DL

White House Grants Pennsylvania Request for Emergency Declaration

“It basically covers the costs of any resources that we request from the federal government,” explained a spokeswoman for the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency.

10/29/2012

Sandy_Latest

Pennsylvania Officials Urge Residents To Prepare For Coming Storm

PEMA is urging Pennsylvania residents to take the weekend to prepare for at least three days in their homes without power or outside assistance.

10/26/2012

(Pennsylvania governor Tom Corbett at the PEMA operations center on Thursday afternoon.  Credit: Tony Romeo)

Pennsylvania, Preparing For Severe Flooding, Declares ‘Level 1′ Alert

At the PEMA operations center in suburban Harrisburg, Governor Tom Corbett said the focus right now is on the central part of the state, along the Susquehanna River.

09/08/2011

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 34,077 other followers