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At SOMOS Conference, Governor Cuomo Announces New York State Will Help Build State-Of-The-Art Power System in Puerto Rico
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At SOMOS Conference, Governor Cuomo Announces New York State Will Help Build State-Of-The-Art Power System in Puerto Rico

New Technologies and Expertise Provided by New York Power Authority will Modernize and Strengthen Puerto Rico's Electric Grid Following Hurricane Maria, Making it More Resilient Against Future Storms Partnership will Result in First Digital Substation in Puerto Rico - Capable of Processing Power for up to 40,000 Homes - to be Replicated at 17 Other Substations Throughout the Island New Substation Automation Lab Will Train Engineers and Technicians on Latest Substation Automation Technology (STL.News) At the SOMOS conference in Puerto Rico, New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced New York State is providing significant design and engineering expertise to build a state-of-the-art power system in Puerto Rico, helping modernize and strengthen the island's electric grid following the ...
New York Governor Cuomo Announces Continued Efforts to Support Puerto Rico’s Recovery from Hurricanes Irma, Maria
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New York Governor Cuomo Announces Continued Efforts to Support Puerto Rico’s Recovery from Hurricanes Irma, Maria

Members of Memorial Commission Will Solicit Ideas for Design and Installation of Memorial and Make Recommendations to the Governor More Than 346 SUNY and CUNY Students Will Deploy to Puerto Rico Over 10 Weeks This Summer Second Year of SUNY and CUNY's Volunteer Service Program Sends Total of 500 Students in 2019 to Help Repair Damaged Homes New York (STL.News) - New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo yesterday announced continued efforts to support Puerto Rico's recovery from Hurricanes Irma and Maria, including the members of the new Hurricane Maria Memorial Commission and the latest deployment of SUNY and CUNY students to Puerto Rico who will continue their mission helping the island recover from the devastating impact of the 2017 hurricane season. "While the federal government forgot an ...
FEMA News: Mental Health, Crisis Counseling Programs Aid Puerto Rico
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FEMA News: Mental Health, Crisis Counseling Programs Aid Puerto Rico

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico (STL.News) - Puerto Rico communities recovering from the psychological effects of Hurricane Maria are benefiting from a federal grant supporting community-based mental health services. Over $22 million in FEMA funds is supporting the Mental Health and Anti-Drug Services Administration, or ASSMCA, to conduct outreach in communities, schools, parks and community recovery centers throughout Puerto Rico. Over 300 counselors have been trained to conduct outreach in the communities across the island.  These mental health and crisis counseling programs are designed to direct individuals in gaining normalcy and productive living. Survivors interested in accessing mental health services may call ASSMCA’s Línea Pas at (800) 981-0023 or TDD (888) 672-7622.  They may also visi...