FEMA Disaster Assistance Governor Expedites Hurricane Michael Recovery Funds By Blaise Gainey • Jan 17, 2019 Gov. Ron DeSantis is expediting money for debris removal in communities impacted by Hurricane Michael. DeSantis also wants the U.S. government to take on a bigger share of the recovery costs. Federal Ruling Allows Displaced Puerto Rican Families To Stay In Hotels Through July 23 By Roberto Roldan • Jul 3, 2018 Spc. Samuel Keenan / FEMA Displaced Puerto Rican families who were preparing to leave their hotels and motels on Thursday will get to stay a bit longer. FEMA Friday Deadline Nears To Register For Disaster Relief By Cyd Hoskinson • Nov 22, 2017 It’s crunch-time for the Federal Emergency Management Agency as Floridians impacted by Hurricane Irma scramble to meet this Friday’s deadline to register for disaster relief. FEMA Disaster Assistance Deadline Extended In Florida By Ryan Benk • Oct 30, 2017 Although the mobile centers have packed up and left Duval County, the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced Friday it’s extending the deadline to apply for disaster assistance.