Archive for the Hurricane Resources Category

How to Get Additional Funding to Mitigate Damage to Your Home or Business

Release date: March 21, 2017 Release Number: NR 124 If local building officials notified you that your home is substantially damaged, you may be able to receive funds to make your structure safer and stronger. If you are rebuilding or repairing a substantially damaged home or business, […]

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Second Public Meeting on Redevelopment After Matthew Set for March 30

GOLDSBORO – Wayne County and N.C. Emergency Management will co-host a second public meeting on the N.C. Resilient Redevelopment Planning (NCRRP) program on Thursday, March 30. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. in Room 101 of the Walnut Building (far left building when entering from […]

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Public Meeting on Damage, Needs, Redevelopment THIS THURSDAY

Wayne County and N.C. Emergency Management will co-host a public meeting Thursday evening on damage, needs, and strategies for redevelopment in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew. Wayne County residents are encouraged to attend the N.C. Resilient Redevelopment Planning (NCRRP) meeting which will be held at 7 p.m. […]

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NEW: 0% Interest, Forgivable Repair Loans Available for Homeowners

Hurricane Matthew was one of the strongest hurricanes to form in the Atlantic Ocean in a decade. Through the Disaster Recovery Act of 2016, the General Assembly has authorized an allocation of $20 million to the North Carolina Housing Finance Agency (NCHFA) through the North Carolina Housing […]

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Recovery Centers – Wayne Closed Permanently, Others Due to Weather

Disaster Recovery Centers: Operation Time Change, Locations, Available Resources Disaster Recovery Centers in Wayne and Surrounding Counties The FEMA/NC Emergency Management Disaster Recovery Centers will be closed Saturday, Jan. 7 due to inclement weather.   The following centers are open 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday-Friday and 9 a.m.-1 […]

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TSA Deadline Extended

Source: Daily Fact Sheet – Day 87, January 4, 2017, DR-4285-NC The deadline for Temporary Sheltering Assistance-eligible applicants to remain in TSA lodging has been extended in increments of 14 days through Feb. 4, 2017 or until other viable housing options are identified. Survivors eligible to stay in […]

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Housing Resource Fair Rescheduled to Jan. 28

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will hold a Disaster Recovery Housing Resource Fair  from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 at the Goldsboro Event Center, 1501 S. Slocumb Street in Goldsboro. It was originally set for Jan. 7. The fair will […]

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County Extends Building Permit and Inspection Fees Waivers

The Wayne County Board of Commissioners have extended the waiver through March 31 of the fees in the environmental health area for inspections of wells and septic systems damaged in Hurricane Matthew and the subsequent flooding and for building permits secured for construction or reconstruction related to Hurricane Matthew […]

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Sheltering Assistance, FEMA , SBA Deadlines Jan. 7 and Jan. 9

The City of Goldsboro was notified by Manuel Portela, FEMA Intergovernmental Affairs Specialist – External Affairs, that Wayne County’s Disaster Recovery Center will likely close in two weeks* and that the deadline for registering for FEMA disaster relief is Jan. 9, 2017.  Mr. Portela strongly encourages everyone who has […]

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Deadline for SBA Loans for Uninsured Losses – Jan. 9

Release date: Dec. 8, 2016 Release Number: 17-222, NC 14911/14912 The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) encourages homeowners and renters, businesses of all sizes, and private nonprofit organizations to apply for a disaster loan before the Jan. 9, 2017 deadline. Anyone in the declared counties in North […]

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