Information from Mass 211 and MEMA

MEMA OFFERS TIPS TO PROTECT YOUR PROPERTY FROM HURRICANES
Important Information for Homeowners

FRAMINGHAM, MA - Throughout this year's Atlantic Hurricane Season, the Massachusetts Emergency Management
Agency (MEMA) urges homeowners to protect their property from the strong winds, damaging rains, and flooding that hurricanes or tropical storms can bring to New England.

"There are steps we all can take to make our homes and property more storm resistant," said
MEMA Director Kurt Schwartz. "Early planning and preparation can be the key to your safety." read more


DEADLINE APPROACHING TO FILE REQUESTS FOR BLIZZARD OF 2015
FEDERAL DISASTER ASSISTANCE

Requests for Public Assistance Must Be Submitted by June 10th

BOURNE, MA – The application deadline for Massachusetts state and local agencies, tribes and certain private
nonprofit agencies that may be eligible for federal disaster assistance for damages associated with the January
26-28, 2015 Blizzard has been extended to June 10, 2015. To be eligible for assistance, applicants must submit
Request for Public Assistance (RPA) forms to the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) by
the deadline date. read more


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