Tennessee Storms and Flooding (DR-1408)
Incident period: January 23, 2002 to March 20, 2002
Major Disaster Declaration declared on April 5, 2002
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April 5, 2002
Washington, DC -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has declared a major disaster for Tennessee, opening the way for the use of federal disaster funds to help meet the recovery needs of people and communities plagued by recent storms and floods.