Vermont requests federal damage assessment for storm damage

News Release — Vermont Department of Public Safety — Vermont Emergency Management December 5, 2018 Contact: Mark Bosma, VEM, 802-839-6717 Step toward requesting federal disaster declaration WATERBURY, VT – Vermont Emergency Management (VEM) Director Erica Bornemann has requested a Preliminary Damage Assessment (PDA) from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to determine if the state qualifies […]


Vermont Electric Cooperative to receive grant from FEMA

News Release — Federal Emergency Management Agency Aug. 31, 2018 Contact: FEMA News Desk 617-687-3209 FEMA Approves More Than $1.7 Million for Permanent Repairs of Utility Infrastructure to Vermont Electric Cooperative REGION 1 – The Vermont Electric Cooperative will receive $1,743,876 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for the repair of 54 transformers and […]


FEMA assessing damage from May 4 storm

News Release — Vermont Emergency Management May 16, 2018 Contact: Mark Bosma, VEM, 802-839-6717 Preliminary Damage Assessment begins Thursday Step toward requesting federal disaster declaration WATERBURY, VT – On Thursday, May 17 Vermont Emergency Management, the Vermont Agency of Transportation, Federal Emergency Management Agency, and other partners will begin verifying damage caused by severe storms […]


Vermont requests federal damage assessment for severe storm damage

News Release — Vermont Emergency Management May 11, 2018 Contact: Mark Bosma, VEM, 802-839-6717 Step toward requesting federal disaster declaration WATERBURY, VT – Vermont Emergency Management (VEM) Director Erica Bornemann has requested a Preliminary Damage Assessment (PDA) from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to determine if the state qualifies for a federal Public Assistance disaster […]


FEMA hiring Vermont public assistance program delivery managers

News Release — FEMA February 23, 2018 Contact: Jadon Carson FEMA [email protected] Manchester, NH — Calling all construction managers, building inspectors, and disaster recovery specialists. FEMA’s Public Assistance (PA) program is seeking well-qualified candidates in Burlington, Vermont, to fill Program Delivery Manager positions. These positions are considered as temporary local hires. Candidates should submit a […]


Norwich University Applied Research Institutes announces $2.3M FEMA grant for cybersecurity consortium

News Release — Norwich University Nov. 6, 2017 Contact: Daphne Larkin 802-485-2886 [email protected] Follow us on Twitter @NorwichNews NORTHFIELD, Vt. – Norwich University Applied Research Institutes (NUARI) has been awarded a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) training grant for $2,267,000 for cybersecurity training for first responders. NUARI is a member of the National Cybersecurity Preparedness […]