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New Jersey Hurricane Floyd (DR-1295)

Incident period: September 16, 1999 to September 18, 1999
Major Disaster Declaration declared on September 18, 1999

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December 17, 1999 - News Release

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Today is the final day for New Jersey residents and business owners to register for federal disaster assistance. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management are encouraging all those affected by Hurricane Floyd to call the toll-free teleregistration number - 1-800-462-9029 - by 6:00 PM today.

December 14, 1999 - News Release

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- There are now only 4 more days to register for federal disaster assistance by the December 17, 1999, deadline. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is encouraging all those affected by Hurricane Floyd to call the toll-free teleregistration number today.

December 10, 1999 - News Release

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- There are now only 7 more days to register for federal disaster assistance by the December 17, 1999, deadline. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials are encouraging all those affected by Hurricane Floyd to call the toll-free teleregistration number at 1-800-462-9029 as soon as possible.As of close of business on December 9, 1999, 20,270 New Jersey residents have registered, and state, federal and volunteer assistance has been provided as follows:

Financial Assistance

If and when individual assistance money is approved for this disaster, it will be displayed here. Information is updated every 24 hours.

Public Assistance - Dollars Approved

Public Assistance (PA): Disaster grant assistance available for communities to quickly respond to and recover from major disasters or emergencies declared by the President

Emergency Work (Categories A-B): Work that must be performed to reduce or eliminate an immediate threat to life, protect public health and safety, and to protect improved property that is significantly threatened due to disasters or emergencies declared by the President

Permanent Work (Categories C-G): Work that is required to restore a damaged facility, through repair or restoration, to its pre-disaster design, function, and capacity in accordance with applicable codes and standards

*Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.

*Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.

Total Public Assistance Grants - Dollars Obligated* Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated* Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated*
Total Amount $38703382.74 $17818465.28 $20285139.28
Last Updated: Friday, February 5, 2016 - 06:41 (Updated daily)

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