Alabama Severe Storms and Tornadoes (DR-1399)

Incident period: November 24, 2001 to November 25, 2001
Major Disaster Declaration declared on December 7, 2001

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

February 4, 2002
News Release
Atlanta, GA -- Only one day remains for residents of Alabama's 19 disaster counties to register for assistance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Anyone who suffered uninsured losses as a result of the tornadoes and storms of Nov. 24 and 25 has until Tuesday, Feb. 5, to seek state and federal financial assistance to recover losses from damage that occurred within any of the declared counties. The toll-free registration number is 1-800-621-FEMA (3362).
February 1, 2002
News Release
Atlanta, GA -- Only four days remain for residents of Alabama's 19 disaster counties to register for assistance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Anyone who suffered uninsured losses as a result of the tornadoes and storms of Nov. 24 and 25 has until Tuesday, Feb. 5, to seek state and federal financial assistance to recover losses from damage that occurred within any of the declared counties. The toll-free registration number is 1-800-621-FEMA (3362).
January 23, 2002
News Release
Clanton, AL -- Two weeks remain for residents of Alabama's 19 disaster counties to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for financial help in recovering from losses suffered in the November tornadoes and storms. The two-month registration period closes Feb. 5. Registering is fast and free, as easy as dialing 1-800-621-FEMA (3362). The number is available Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
December 7, 2001
News Release
Washington, D.C. -- Nineteen Alabama counties were designated for federal aid by the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today to help people recover from severe storms and tornadoes that hit the state in late November. FEMA Director Joe M. Allbaugh took the action immediately after President Bush declared a major disaster for the state because of damage to private property from the violent weather that occurred November 24-25.
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