New York Severe Storms (DR-1335)
Incident period: May 3, 2000 to August 12, 2000
Major Disaster Declaration declared on July 21, 2000
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July 21, 2000
Washington, DC -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today that President Clinton has approved the use of federal disaster funds to help local governments in New York State recover from the effects of a series of severe storms that began earlier this year.