North Texas-Area Counties Included In Updated FEMA List For Disaster DeclarationResidents in the counties are now able to apply for disaster assistance.
Deadline For North Texans To Apply For FEMA Storm AssistanceAugust 27 is the deadline for North Texans with damage from the spring storms to register for assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) or the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
Do You Have Home Flood Insurance? Are You Sure?Flood insurance is one of those things you may think you have, but you probably don't. If your home is flooded, your homeowners insurance will most likely not cover the damage.
North Texan Challenging Right To Film Federal BuildingsA Frisco man claims the DEA harassed him for simply walking on public property. The confrontation was caught on camera while the man was trying to prove a point about where you and I have a right to be.
Cities Deal With Ice Storm Debt After FEMA Denies ClaimsDecember's ice storm left North Texas battered and bruised. Now we've learned we've been left out in the cold again -- footing all the repair bills.
FEMA Grants Nearly $3 Million For West SchoolsAfter denying an initial funding request by Gov. Rick Perry, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has announced a $2.8 million grant to help schools devastated by a plant explosion in West, Texas.
Millions In Reimbursements For 2011 Wildfire CostsBy December of 2011 the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) had declared wildfire disaster declarations in more than 150 Texas counties. Today the agency refunded some of the money spent to fight those fires.
Legal Expert: City of West's Lawsuit "Difficult Case To Win"The City of West has filed a lawsuit against the owner of the fertilizer company that exploded and its supplier, but an environmental law attorney says it will be a difficult case.
City Of West Files Lawsuit Against West Fertilizer CompanyThe City of West has filed a lawsuit against the West Fertilizer Company late Friday afternoon, in the wake of the April 17 explosion that killed 15 people and injured 200.
FEMA Denies Assistance To West After Deadly ExplosionThe small city of West that was rocked by a powerful and deadly explosion is being jolted again: This time by FEMA.
Requirements Vary For FEMA Disaster AssistanceThe individual victims of the West explosion are getting help. But the announcement that FEMA has denied disaster money, to help rebuild infrastructure destroyed in April's fertilizer plant explosion, directly affects the city’s request for help.
West Mayor "Pissed Off" At FEMA DenialThe Federal Emergency Management Agency is refusing to provide money to help rebuild the Texas town of West, where a deadly fertilizer plant explosion leveled numerous structures and killed 15 people.