Federal Emergency Management Agency

Baker Hoping For Help From The Feds
Gov. Charlie Baker says he's been reaching out to federal officials as Massachusetts prepares to make a formal request for disaster relief following the spate of recent snowstorms.
Baker said Massachusetts has struggled with snow removal costs, coastal damage, a business slowdown, and nearly 150 stru…
City Councilors Express Frustration With New Flood Maps
City councilors expressed their frustration with impending changes to New Bedford's FEMA flood map. The council's Ordinance Committee sent the changes to the full council without a recommendation. Council President Joseph Lopes, whose South End district could be heavily affected, said he i…