Cedar Rapids, Iowa -- Iowa disaster victims who have not yet applied for federal disaster assistance have only one more week to apply. Monday, August 19, 2002 is the last day to file applications for most disaster assistance programs, according to federal and state disaster recovery officials.
Cedar Rapids, Iowa -- Iowa disaster victims who have not yet applied for federal disaster assistance have two more weeks to apply. Monday, August 19, 2002 is the last day to file applications for most disaster assistance programs, according to federal and state disaster recovery officials.
Cedar Rapids, Iowa -- Eastern Iowa farmers, migrant workers, and others who lost work during the recent flooding may be eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance. Wednesday, August 7, is the deadline for residents of Des Moines, Lee, Louisa, and Henry counties to apply for Disaster Unemployment Assistance.
If and when individual assistance money is approved for this disaster, it will be displayed here. Information is updated every 24 hours.
Public Assistance - Dollars ApprovedPublic Assistance Definitions
Public Assistance (PA): Disaster grant assistance available for communities to quickly respond to and recover from major disasters or emergencies declared by the President
Emergency Work (Categories A-B): Work that must be performed to reduce or eliminate an immediate threat to life, protect public health and safety, and to protect improved property that is significantly threatened due to disasters or emergencies declared by the President
Permanent Work (Categories C-G): Work that is required to restore a damaged facility, through repair or restoration, to its pre-disaster design, function, and capacity in accordance with applicable codes and standards
*Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.
*Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.
|Total Public Assistance Grants - Dollars Obligated*||Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated*||Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated*|
- Iowa Office of the Governor
- Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management
- Dam Failure
- National Flood Insurance Program