All posts tagged "Hurricane Maria"
U.S. Transportation Dept. Announces $574 Million in Emergency Relief for Road, Bridge Repairs
Puerto Rico gets nearly $3.2 million
- Posted September 30, 2020
White House allocates $13 billion to restore Puerto Rico electric grid, schools
Largest disaster aid package in FEMA history, approved 3 years after Hurricane Maria
- Posted September 18, 2020
FEMA: $152 Million Obligated Since Hurricane Maria for Repairs to Puerto Rico Universities
University of Puerto Rico has been awarded $130.6 million
- Posted September 9, 2020
FEMA Invests $2.6 Million to Strengthen Puerto Rico’s Agriculture Industry
Over $7.2 billion for costs related to hurricanes Irma, Maria obligated to date
- Posted August 26, 2020
FEMA obligates over $360 million to rescue iconic landmarks in Puerto Rico
Funding to repair public buildings and parks, which include cultural and historic sites
- Posted August 19, 2020
Most Bridges Affected by Hurricane María Were Already in Critical Condition Due to Lack of Maintenance
At least 63% of the bridges that collapsed or were damaged by Hurricane María were already in a critical state of erosion prior to the storm due to lack of maintenance, putting people who cross them at...
- Posted August 18, 2020
FEMA Obligates Nearly $7.7 Million to Puerto Rico Forensic Science Institute
SAN JUAN – FEMA announced Thursday that it obligated more than $7.6 million for Puerto Rico’s Forensic Science Institute (ICF by its Spanish initials) as part of the recovery aid needed since Hurricane María struck in 2017. This grant will...
- Posted August 13, 2020
FEMA Approves Over $84 Million in Additional Funds for 105 Recovery Projects
Bridge, road repairs included
- Posted August 11, 2020
Federal warnings cause further delays in the post-María recovery process in Puerto Rico
COR3 confirms it will not disburse pending funds to agencies until they certify they have resolved all of the indications found in audits by the U.S. Office of the Inspector General.
- Posted August 10, 2020
FEMA Approves Over $16 Million in Additional Funds for 88 Recovery Projects
GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – FEMA along with Puerto Rico’s Central Office for Recovery, Reconstruction and Resilience, or COR3, approved over $16 million in additional grants for repairs after Hurricane María. FEMA works with COR3 through the federal agency’s Public Assistance...
- Posted August 4, 2020