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Ohio Tornado And Severe Storms (DR-1343)

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Incident period: September 20, 2000
Major Disaster Declaration declared on September 26, 2000


October 27, 2000 - News Release

Xenia, OH -- Residents of Greene County who have not yet applied for disaster assistance have only one month left to call. Monday, Nov. 27, is the last day to file applications for most disaster assistance programs, according to federal and state disaster recovery officials.

October 24, 2000 - News Release

Xenia, OH -- Disaster assistance for victims of the severe storms and tornado that hit the Xenia area last month totaled more than $1.4 million in grants and low-interest loans as of close of business Monday, Oct. 23. More than 800 people have called to apply for assistance to date, federal and state officials said.

October 20, 2000 - News Release

Washington, DC -- Xenia, Ohio, joined a select list of communities across the country today when it was chosen by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to become part of the agency's Project Impact: Building Disaster Resistant Communities initiative. The announcement marks the first time the Project Impact designation has been made as a direct result of a community's response to a disaster.

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 $3,340,810.20 $642,795.32 $2,670,809.27
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 08:25 (Updated daily)

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