Kentucky Storms and Flooding (DR-1407)
Incident period: March 17, 2002 to March 21, 2002
Major Disaster Declaration declared on April 4, 2002
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
May 15, 2002
London, KY -- Residents and business owners in 30 Kentucky counties, who sustained damage from the severe storms and flooding of March 17-21, have less than three more weeks to apply for disaster assistance. June 3 is the last day applications will be accepted. That is also the deadline for submitting loan applications to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) for disaster-related losses to real and personal property.
May 10, 2002
2,817 residents in 30 Kentucky counties have registered for disaster assistance since President Bush declared the March 17-21 flooding a major disaster. Disaster housing checks totaling $3,700,957* have been issued to assist with temporary housing and minor home repairs. Federal Emergency Management Agent (FEMA) inspectors have completed 2,403 inspections.
May 10, 2002
London, KY -- People unable to work due to the severe storms and flooding that occurred in Kentucky in March have until either May 15 or May 30, depending on when their county was declared a disaster, to apply for disaster unemployment assistance.
May 9, 2002
London, KY -- Two Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) in Bell and Harlan counties, that offer help to homeowners, renters and businesses in Kentucky who may be eligible for state and federal assistance under a presidential declaration, will close soon.
May 6, 2002
London, KY -- The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) at the Village Center Mall in Harlan is scheduled to close on Saturday, May 11 at 6 p.m. Until then the center will be open Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., to offer help to homeowners, renters and businesses in Kentucky who may be eligible for state and federal assistance under a presidential declaration.
May 3, 2002
London, KY --