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August 28, 2001
News Release
Tazewell, VA -- The deadline to apply for assistance after the July floods in Southwestern Virginia has been extended 30 days to October 10, 2001, state and federal officials announced today. "We extended the registration period in light of the many new registrations each day from the designated counties," said Acting Federal Coordinating Officer Pete Martinasco. "The additional 30 days will provide residents who suffered damages from the flooding adequate time to register for assistance."
August 27, 2001
Disaster Federal Register Notice
August 24, 2001
News Release
Tazewell, VA -- Tuesday, September 4, is the deadline for residents of Buchanan, Dickenson, Russell, Scott, Smyth and Wise counties to apply for disaster unemployment assistance as a result of severe storms and flooding that occurred across the Commonwealth on July 8, 2001 and thereafter. Disaster unemployment assistance deadlines are set according to when a designated jurisdiction was declared eligible for disaster assistance.
August 24, 2001
News Release
Tazewell, VA -- As the southwestern Virginia flood recovery enters its eighth week, more than $3.4 million in federal and state assistance has been approved for the many victims whose lives were impacted by the floods, according to figures released today by federal and state officials.
August 20, 2001
Disaster Federal Register Notice
August 20, 2001
News Release
Tazewell, VA -- Federal disaster funds have been made available to help local governments in Lee, Bath and Washington counties rebuild public property damaged by the recent floods in Virginia, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today. FEMA Director Joe M. Allbaugh said the assistance was approved following a review of damage data gathered by federal and state disaster recovery officials.
August 17, 2001
News Release
Tazewell, VA -- More than $2.8 million in disaster assistance has been approved for Virginia residents impacted by the July severe storms and flooding, according to figures released today by state and federal officials.
August 14, 2001
News Release
Tazewell, VA -- Federal disaster funds have been made available to help local governments in Scott County rebuild public property damaged by the recent floods in Virginia, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today. FEMA Director Joe M. Allbaugh said the assistance was approved following a review of damage data gathered by federal and state disaster recovery officials.
August 14, 2001
Disaster Federal Register Notice
August 10, 2001
News Release
Tazewell, VA -- Disaster assistance for Lee County has been made available to help homeowners, renters and businesses recover from the effects of the late July severe storms and flooding in southwestern Virginia, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today. FEMA Director Joe M. Allbaugh said the assistance was approved based on a review of damage data gathered by federal and state disaster recovery officials. The county was added for the aid under the major disaster declaration issued by President Bush on August 1.

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