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June 25, 2001
News Release
Davenport, IA -- Iowa disaster victims who have not yet applied for federal disaster assistance have only one more week to apply. Monday, July 2, 2001 is the last day to file applications for most disaster assistance programs, according to federal and state disaster recovery officials.
June 18, 2001
News Release
Davenport, IA -- Iowa disaster victims who have not yet applied for federal disaster assistance have two more weeks to register. JULY 2, 2001 is the last day to file applications for most disaster assistance programs, according to federal and state disaster recovery officials.
June 15, 2001
News Release
Davenport, IA -- June 22, 2001 is the deadline for applying for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) for people who are out of work due to severe storms, tornadoes and flooding that struck the state April 8. This deadline affects residents of Henry and Sac counties only. Individuals must apply during the open application period, even if they do not expect to receive benefits immediately.
June 14, 2001
News Release
Davenport, IA -- State and federal disaster recovery officials advise Iowans to be extremely careful when hiring contractors to clean and repair disaster damage or remove disaster debris. Some scam artists claim to be "FEMA certified." The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) neither certifies nor endorses any private-sector contractor. Individuals and government entities should be extremely cautious when hiring contractors after any disaster.
June 7, 2001
News Release
Davenport, IA -- Almost 1,500 Iowans from 34 counties across the state have called to apply for disaster assistance, and over two million dollars in grants and low-interest loans have been approved for victims of severe storms, tornadoes and flooding.
June 7, 2001
News Release
Davenport, IA -- The counties of Grundy, Lucas, Pottawattamie, and Union have been added to the list of Iowa counties designated eligible for federal disaster assistance, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today. FEMA Director Joe M. Allbaugh said the designations followed a review of additional information regarding damage incurred from the severe storms, tornadoes and floods that have plagued the state since April 8.
June 6, 2001
Disaster Federal Register Notice
June 4, 2001
News Release
Davenport, IA -- June 11, 2001 is the deadline for applying for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) for people who are out of work due to severe storms, tornadoes and flooding that struck the state April 8. This deadline affects residents of Allamakee, Buchanan, Clayton, Clinton, Des Moines, Dubuque, Jackson, Lee, Louisa, Muscatine, Ringgold, Scott, and Wapello counties only. Individuals must apply during the open application period, even if they do not expect to receive benefits immediately.
June 1, 2001
News Release
Davenport, IA -- After surviving a natural disaster, already vulnerable victims also may become targets of predatory practices, such as price gouging. Price gouging occurs when a supplier marks up the price of an item more than is justified by his actual costs. Disaster victims are particularly susceptible because their needs are immediate and they have few alternatives to choose from.
June 1, 2001
News Release
Davenport, IA -- More than 1356 victims of the recent severe storms and floods have registered for assistance through FEMA's toll-free registration line as of May 31, 2001.

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