Gov. Hogan Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration Following Damages Caused by Tropical Storm IsaiasGov. Larry Hogan requested on Thursday the White House issue a Major Disaster Declaration to assist communities impacted by Tropical Storm Isaias in August.
Montgomery County First Responders Return Home From South Following Hurricane Laura Assistance EffortsMontgomery County's Task Force One has returned to Maryland after heading south to help with Hurricane Laura recovery efforts.
Maryland Delegation Announces More Than $840K To Baltimore City For Preparing For PandemicsMaryland lawmakers announced new federal funding for Baltimore City to help the city prepare for pandemics.
FEMA Employee Indicted For Allegedly Preparing Fraudulent Tax Returns For Herself, 11 ClientsA federal grand jury has indicted a U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency employee for allegedly preparing fraudulent tax returns for herself and 11 clients.
FEMA Approves Maryland's Application For Additional $300 Per Week In Federal Unemployment BenefitsGov. Larry Hogan announced Thursday that the Federal Emergency Management Administration approved the state’s application to provide unemployed Marylanders with an additional $300 per week in benefits under the Lost Wages Assistance program.
Port Of Baltimore Gets $1.1M In Funds For Security ImprovementsThe Port of Baltimore has been awarded more than $1.1 million in funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to enhance its security, the Maryland Port Administration said in a news release Monday.
Md. Delegation Members Call On FEMA To Provide More Medical Supplies To National Capital RegionSome members of the Maryland Delegation wrote to FEMA Administrator Peter Gaynor on Wednesday urging the Administration to increase the federal government’s allotment of emergency medical supplies and equipment to the National Capital Region.
Coronavirus Response: Maryland, Surrounding States Have Only Gotten A Fraction Of Requested Medical Supplies, Oversight Committee SaysMaryland and surrounding states have only received a small percentage of the medical supplies they've requested from the Federal Emergency Management Agency amid the coronavirus pandemic, the House Oversight Committee said Thursday.
Coronavirus Latest: Gov. Hogan Critical Of Trump Administration, FEMA's Lack Of Coordination On COVID-19 Tests, SuppliesMaryland Gov. Larry Hogan asked for the federal governments help coordination efforts to combat coronavirus -- by supplying more tests to states, coordinating access to supplies and more in a op-ed he co-wrote in The Washington Post Monday.
Coronavirus Latest: Maryland Delegation Urges FEMA To Accept State Request For Field Medical Stations In BaltimoreThe full Maryland congressional delegation has written to the Federal Emergency Management Agency asking for immediate approval of Gov. Hogan's request for two federal medical stations in Baltimore in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Baltimore County Volunteers Work To Pack More Than 10K Meals For Children Around The WorldThousands of hungry children around the world will now be fed a healthy and nutritious meal thanks to helping hands in Baltimore County.
Baltimore County Gets Nearly $3M Grant To Hire More FirefightersBaltimore County has received a nearly $3 million federal grant to hire more than two dozen new firefighters next year, the county said Friday.
Baltimore Fire Department Gets Nearly $300K In Federal FundingFEMA is giving Baltimore's fire department nearly $300,000 in funding for new equipment and a paramedicine program.
Baltimore To Get Nearly $1M In Federal Funding For Catastrophic PreparednessBaltimore will get nearly $1 million in federal funding to help the city prepare for potential catastrophes.
Port Of Baltimore Awarded $703K For Security Upgrade Funding By FEMAThe Port of Baltimore is getting some cash to strengthen their security, including stronger access control points and cybersecurity.