A state of emergency remains in effect for
Ocracoke debris removal operations will begin on Wednesday.
"Entire towns have been destroyed with record flooding from Hurricane Matthew, meaning many businesses and employees have been directly impacted," McCrory said. "This assistance will help those suffering during these difficult times to begin rebuilding their lives."
The governor has instructed the
Workers who became unemployed as a direct result of the effects of Hurricane Matthew may be eligible for unemployment insurance benefits under the Disaster Unemployment Assistance program. Business owners affected by the storm may also qualify for benefits.
The projected date for the town of
Virginia Beach Public Works has announced that both westbound lanes of
A high water advisory is in place for both eastbound lanes from
The City has filed its Initial Damage Assessment with the state, which will then file the materials with
Collection of storm-related damage reports is on-going. Residents and businesses should contact the city as quickly as possible to report damages, so that city staff can then assess and document the damage.
The city has suspended all regular household bulk waste pickups except for those related to the storm.
Residents with non-emergency City services needs should either call (757) 382-CITY (382-2489) or visit the City website at CityOfChesapeake.net.
Water quality officials are warning residents not to swim in ocean areas where floodwater is being pumped. The water can contain There pollutants, such as wildlife and pet waste, oil and gasoline from parking lots and waste from sewers, according to the
* Driver License offices closed until further notice:
For updates, visit www.ncdot.gov/dmv/locations.
Some DMV transactions are available online at www.ncdot.gov/dmv.
The special collection will not count toward the maximum number of 12 a year, a city news release says.
One pile of up to 8 cubic yards can be placed on the curb by
* Don't hire a contractor or mechanic until you are sure your insurance will cover the work.
* Only hire a licensed contractor. Check licenses and past disciplinary records at the
* Don't inflate your claim to cover previous damage. That's a crime.
* If you suspect someone has committed insurance fraud, call state police at 1-877-62FRAUD.
About 4,000 properties throughout
Entry guidelines have been updated for
For updates on
Although eligibility has not been determined for the county to receive
Electric service has been restored to all but about 900 of the 471,271 customers who were left in the dark by Hurricane Matthew last weekend. Most of the remaining outages are on the
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