Delaware News

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Delaware Emergency Management Agency Seeks Applicants for Mitigation Grant Programs

The Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) is seeking applicants to submit projects for potential funding under the following mitigation grant programs: Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP), Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities Grant Program (BRIC), and the Flood Mitigation Assistance Grant Program (FMA). Applications are being accepted now and all projects must be submitted to DEMA no later than December 31, 2022. Who can apply? Eligible applicants include certain private non-profit organizations, local governments, state agencies and tribal/territorial governments. Individual homeowners should reach out to their local county emergency management agencies to be considered for mitigation projects.
State of Delaware

Monday, October 3, 2022

Fire at Sussex County EMS in Georgetown

Georgetown Firefighters were called to the Sussex EMS building on Mulberry Street in Georgetown for a fire just after 8pm Sunday. Crews arriving at the scene found a fully involved paramedic unit inside the building. Crews from Ellendale and Millsboro assisted or provided cover up. Crews were on the scene for about an hour. The State Fire Marshal is investigating.
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