GEMA/HS Explosive Ordinance Detection K-9 Teams keep attendees safe at the 2019 Masters Golf Tournament

AUGUSTA, Georgia -- The Masters is arguably the biggest tournament in professional golf, with thousands of golf fanatics and celebrities flocking to the rolling fairways at Augusta National Golf Course in Georgia.

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FY19 Homeland Security Grants Program application deadline extended to April 19

The Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency announced the Fiscal Year 2019 Homeland Security Grants Program (HSGP) application deadline has been extended until April 19, 2019 at 11:59pm EST.

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State Awards Camden County Funding for Property Acquisition Project

(ATLANTA) – Georgia Emergency Management Agency/Homeland Security (GEMA/HS), on behalf of Governor Brian Kemp, recently awarded a $112,605 Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) project to Camden County for the purchase and demolition of one flood-prone property.

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State Awards Douglasville-Douglas County Water and Sewer Authority Funding for Property Acquisition Project

(ATLANTA) – Georgia Emergency Management Agency/Homeland Security (GEMA/HS), on behalf of Governor Brian Kemp, recently awarded a $1,390,790 Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) project to the Douglasville-Douglas County Water and Sewer Authority (DDCWSA) for the purchase and demolition of eigh

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State Awards City of Kingsland Funding for Property Acquisition Project

(ATLANTA) – Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency, on behalf of Governor Brian Kemp, recently awarded a $606,751 Hazard Mitigation Grant Program project to City of Kingsland for the purchase and demolition of four flood prone properties.

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State Awards Chattooga County Funding for Property Acquisition Project

(ATLANTA) – Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency, on behalf of Governor Brian Kemp, recently awarded a $62,610 Hazard Mitigation Grant Program project to Chattooga County for the purchase and demolition of one flood prone property.

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GEMA/HS Implements New Grants Management System, EMGrantsPro

(ATLANTA) – The Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency is implementing a new grants Management system, Georgia EMGrantsPro.

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Severe Weather Preparedness Week Starts Feb 4

ATLANTA – The Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency encourages Georgians to become proactive about preparing for severe weather by participating in Severe Weather Preparedness Week (Feb. 4-8).

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Deadline for Hazard Mitigation Grants for Hurricane Michael-Declared Communities is March 1

ATLANTA –Communities located in Hurricane Michael disaster-declared counties are eligible and encouraged to apply for grants through the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency’s Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. The deadline for pre-application is March 1.

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GEMA/HS Launches New Website, Updated App

(ATLANTA) – The Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency launched a new website and revamped Ready Georgia mobile app to provide essential preparedness tips and quicker essential response and recovery information to the public.

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