Six disaster recovery centers previously announced as closing will remain open in New Jersey because registration for federal disaster assistance has been extended until April 1.
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Beginning Tuesday, FEMA Disaster Survivor Assistance Teams will be in Kane County to provide information and give residents affected by the April flooding an opportunity to register for federal disaster assistance.
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DuPage County is part of federal disaster declarationDuPage County's inclusion in the federal disaster declaration issued by President Barack Obama means Elmhurst residents with damage related to the April 17-18 flooding may be eligible for assistance.
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New Jersey survivors of Hurricane Sandy who have been turned down for disaster assistance by the Federal Emergency Management Agency have the right to appeal that decision, FEMA officials said in a news release.
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Illinois flood victims have just 30 days left to register for disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
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Etowah, DeKalb, Marshall and some other counties have been approved for disaster assistance through the U.S. Small Business Administration following the March 18 storms. The disaster assistance is in the form of low-interest loans, Gov. Robert Bentley said in a news release.
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Press release submitted by FEMA AURORA, Ill. –Federal assistance in Illinois has reached more than $68 million, distributed among 24,000 individuals and households, since a major disaster was declared in the state May
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A highly specialized and trained Disaster Medical Assistance Team has formed from Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont to provide assistance in the wake of any natural or manmade disaster or national security event. New Hampshire-1, or NH-1, draws from personnel across New England and is prepared to rapidly deploy and ...
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In light of the damage caused by flooding this week, Kane County Board Chairman Chris Lauzen has signed off on a local disaster declaration. According to a news release issued Friday, the move is a step in the process to get Kane County declared a federal disaster area and open potential federal assistance to the citizens and municipalities affected by the flood.
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Not all the losses suffered in the record flooding of mid-April qualify for federal disaster assistance payments. That’s been one of the sobering and sometimes saddening truths some people have had to face even after Marshall County became one of several to be declared state and federal disaster areas, county EMA coordinator Jill Anderson told a County Board committee...
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