Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding (DR-1418)

Incident period: April 28, 2002 to June 7, 2002
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 13, 2002

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

July 16, 2002
News Release
Indianapolis, IN -- Disaster assistance is now available to help individuals and businesses in Dearborn and Orange counties recover from the effects of the storms and flooding that occurred from April 28 through June 7, 2002.
July 12, 2002
News Release
Indianapolis, IN -- Sullivan County has been added to the list of disaster-designated counties in Indiana. Disaster assistance is now available to help individuals and businesses recover from the effects of the storms and flooding that occurred from April 28 thru June 7, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today.
July 12, 2002
News Release
Indianapolis, IN -- One month remains for residents and business owners in the 19 counties designated eligible for individual assistance to apply for federal aid to cover losses from the storms and flooding that occurred from April 28 to June 7, 2002. The deadline to apply for disaster assistance is August 12, 2002.
July 10, 2002
News Release
Indianapolis, IN -- Since the Presidential major disaster declaration of June 13, representatives of the federal government have been working to assist the recovery of Indiana residents who suffered damages and losses in the storms and flooding that occurred from April 28 through June 7, 2002. The following is an update of their activities to date:
July 8, 2002
News Release
Indianapolis, IN -- Recent storms and floods in Allen county left many homes and businesses with damage to basements. Governor Frank O'Bannon has requested a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) disaster declaration to assist homeowners who have suffered damage from these storms and floods that occurred on June 26, 2002. Several thousand homeowners in Allen county are part of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) yet many are curious about what is covered by the flood insurance policy. The National Flood Insurance Program applies even when no Presidential Disaster is declared.
July 8, 2002
News Release
Indianapolis, IN -- The National Flood Insurance Reform Act was made law in 1993, and still today there are bankers, loan and compliance officers and others who are unsure of what the law requires of them and their institutions. Representatives of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) have announced two upcoming seminars designed to address these and related issues with local lenders and others interested in learning more about NFIP.

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