The U.S. Department of Labor on Monday awarded a $4.76 million National Emergency Grant to assist New York with cleanup and recovery efforts after the severe storms and flooding that struck the state from June 26 to July 4, 2013.
As Herkimer County residents and businesses transition from emergency operations into recovery and rebuilding, the Herkimer County Emergency Operations Center offers the following points of contact. This and other updated information is also available at www...
Heavy rains that dropped nearly three inches of water in around one hour caused Main St. and Chestnut St. in Oneonta to temporarily close Monday night.
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning until 11:45 p.m. Monday for the Oneonta area...
Governor Andrew Cuomo issued an executive order Wednesday releasing $16 million in state aid to victims of recent flooding.
The governor, speaking at Herkimer County Community College, said homeowners will receive assistance similar to what FEMA provides.
As heavy rain and flooding leaves hundreds of upstate New Yorkers in the Mohawk Valley and surrounding communities without shelter or access to food, U.S. Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand are calling on the USDA to implement emergency food resources.