Press Releases

Governor Cooper urges North Carolinians to Shelter in Place

Thursday, September 5, 2019

As Hurricane Dorian begins to hit North Carolina with areas of destructive tornadoes, heavy rains, damaging winds and power outages, Gov. Roy Cooper this afternoon urged North Carolinians should shelter in place and stay off the roads until the storm passes.

Additional $6 million Approved for Brunswick County

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

DURHAM, N.C. – FEMA and the state of North Carolina are announcing nearly $6.4 million to reimburse Brunswick County for debris cleanup activities following Hurricane Florence. 

Disaster Recovery Information Sessions Postponed Due to Hurricane Dorian

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Four disaster recovery information sessions scheduled for eastern North Carolina this week are postponed until further notice due to Hurricane Dorian. The information sessions were planned by a partnership of state agencies that includes the Governor’s Office of Engagement, N.C.

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