Exhibit A of what can be accomplished when members of
There were meetings and phone calls to top FEMA officials. There were letters written. Both U.S. Sens. Bob Casey, a Democrat and Pat Toomey, a Republican, as well as U.S. Reps.
"The Commonwealth and local municipalities went to great efforts to minimize the amount of damage and it is welcome news that the Administration recognizes the extraordinary work our first responders did to prepare for the storm," said Casey, who helped lead the effort.
In November, Pennsylvania Gov.
In a release, FEMA said federal funding is now available for all mitigation efforts across Pennsylvania. And federal funding is also available for repair and replacement of areas damaged by Sandy, including those in