PA ID# 013-99013-00; Atascosa County, TX
DSR ID# xxx-xxxxx; Disaster Specific Guidance (DSG) #1A
FEMA-1624-DR-TX, Atascosa County, Texas, DSG #1A
Threat of Wildfire Major Disaster Declaration
FEMA-1623-DR-TX was declared for the severe weather and fire threat conditions throughout the State of Texas, from December 27, 2005, through May 14, 2006. In a letter dated April 24, 2006, Atascosa County waived its right to a first appeal and submitted a second appeal for the criteria under #1A for the weeks of February 13, 2006, through April 17, 2006. The County argues that “DSG #1A does not provide the flexibility needed to recognize the specific persistent and adverse weather condition and resulting wildfire danger that exist…”
1. Can Atascosa County be exempted from the weekly eligibility criteria under DSG #1A?
President’s disaster declaration letter dated January 11, 2006, FEMA-1624-DR-TX DSG #1 and DSG #1A