FEMA Specialists to Offer Mitigation Tips at Brown’s Hardware in Red Springs


Disaster survivors can get tips and advice on how to rebuild stronger against future storm damage at Brown’s Hardware in Red Springs Jan. 11 through Jan. 18.

FEMA flood mitigation specialists can answer questions about home repair, making disaster plans, putting together supply kits and the importance of flood insurance.

Mitigation is the effort to reduce the loss of life and property damage by lessening the impact of future disasters. The mitigation specialists will be available at:

                                      Brown’s Hardware
                                         209 S. Main St. 
                                   Red Springs, NC 28377
                         Fri., Jan. 11 through Sat., Jan. 19, 2019
                              Mon.-Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
                                Sat. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
                                        Closed Sundays

More mitigation events will be held at home improvement stores in disaster-affected North Carolina counties in the coming weeks.

For more information on North Carolina’s recovery from Hurricane Florence, visit ncdps.gov/Florence and FEMA.gov/Disaster/4393. Follow us on Twitter:
@NCEmergency and @FEMARegion4.


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