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Georgia Tornadoes (DR-1315)

Incident period: February 14, 2000
Major Disaster Declaration declared on February 15, 2000


April 12, 2000 - News Release

ATLANTA, Ga. -- Renters, homeowners or business owners who live or do business in Colquitt, Decatur, Grady, Mitchell, Tift, and Turner counties and who were affected by the tornadoes that struck early Valentine's Day still have until Saturday, April 15 to apply for aid according to federal and state disaster recovery officials.

March 13, 2000 - News Release

THOMASVILLE, Ga. -- The Federal and State Disaster Recovery Center that has been

March 9, 2000 - News Release

THOMASVILLE, Ga. -- The federal/state Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) located on the 4th floor of the Camilla City Hall at 30 East Broad Street will change its Saturday hours of operation to 8 AM to 5 PM until further notice. The DRC is closed on Sundays. Weekday hours of operation remain 8 AM - 7 PM. No appointment is necessary to visit the center.

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 $2,113,655.02 $1,256,195.35 $847,752.31
Last Updated: Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 06:41 (Updated daily)

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