The federal government has given a big “no” to Baltimore. A request to FEMA to declare April’s riots a major disaster has been rejected.
Federal officials have denied Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s request for a disaster declaration to let the city of Baltimore and the state recover millions of dollars in costs stemming from rioting that followed the police-involved death of Freddie Gray, officials said Friday.
It’s been seven months since Fort Washington families in Prince George’s County were forced from their homes after a landslide slammed into them.
A new report finds low-income residents and renters in New Jersey and New York were particularly hard hit by Superstorm Sandy.
Some of Maryland’s federal lawmakers are pressing the Federal Emergency Management Agency to give Garrett County more help in recovering from a blizzard spawned by Superstorm Sandy.
When Superstorm Sandy rolled over the East Coast, Maryland was largely spared, but there was enough damage to attract the attention of federal authorities.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved Public Disaster Assistance for Baltimore County in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.
Under intense pressure from angry Republicans, House Speaker John Boehner agreed Wednesday to a vote this week on aid for Superstorm Sandy recovery.
Officials say the federal government has sent more than $1 million in aid to Somerset County victims of Superstorm Sandy.
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley says the White House has approved an individual assistance disaster declaration for people who suffered losses from Superstorm Sandy in Somerset County.
Maryland’s congressional delegation is supporting an appeal for additional help for individuals affected by Superstorm Sandy.
Superstorm Sandy may be gone but lawmakers are still battling to help Maryland recover. The state has been denied federal relief money for the hardest hit areas.