Puerto Rico Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1396)
Incident period: November 7, 2001 to November 9, 2001
Major Disaster Declaration declared on November 28, 2001
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November 28, 2001
Washington, DC -- Federal disaster funds were made available today to help local governments in 10 Puerto Rico municipalities recover from the effects of severe storms that began earlier this month, according to the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).