Delaware Emergency Management Agency | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 29, 2018
(Smyrna) – During a 24-hour period April 14-15, nearly 50 inches of rain fell on the Hawaiian island of Kauai. As media attention focuses on the spectacular images of the erupting Kilauea volcano on the island of Hawaii, emergency management officials are also working on recovery from the devastating floods, landslides, and mudslides that caused […]
(Smyrna, DE) – Nonprofit organizations in Delaware that have 501 (c) (3) status may be eligible to participate in the Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP) that targets those organizations that may be at high risk of terrorist attack. Nonprofits that may qualify must submit an application to the Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) by June […]
(Smyrna, DE) – Officials at the Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) continue to monitor forecasts from the National Weather Service. DEMA reminds residents to be aware of the most current weather information and their surroundings over the weekend. Heavy rains could lead to flash flooding, flooding of rivers, creeks and streams, and flooding in poor […]
Delaware Emergency Management Agency | Date Posted: Friday, April 27, 2018
A major hurricane makes landfall near Hampton Roads, Virginia and continues on to cause severe damage to homes, businesses, and critical infrastructure all through the Mid-Atlantic region, including Delaware. A nightmare scenario?
Delaware Emergency Management Agency | Date Posted: Thursday, April 26, 2018
(Smyrna, DE) — Fourteen area children from seven schools have been selected to receive awards for producing art work to be included in the 2018-2019 PSEG Nuclear Emergency Plan Information Calendar for Delaware and New Jersey. The honorees were chosen from among elementary school students who submitted art work. All of the participating schools are […]