Disaster Preparedness Saves Lives and Property.
- Announcement of Initial Public Notice – Hurricane Nate (12/13/2017) - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is required by law to provide public notice of its intent to provide federal assistance and grant opportunities through the Public Assistance (PA), Individual Assistance (IA), or Hazard Mitigation Grant (HMGP) programs. This initial … Continue reading
- Mississippi Emergency Management Agency Retains National Accreditation (12/12/2017) - Pearl – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency retained its national accreditation status from the Emergency Management Accreditation Program (EMAP) following a rigorous review that found the program met all 64 required national standards. The week-long review of Mississippi’s program was … Continue reading
- First Winter Blast to Bring Light Snow, Frigid Temps (12/7/2017) - PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency is encouraging the public to be prepared for the first winter event of the season. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for South Mississippi through noon on Friday. Areas … Continue reading