Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

Main Content
September 24, 2003
Disaster Federal Register Notice
September 4, 2003
News Release
Kokomo, IN -- More than $29.4 million in disaster assistance grants and low-interest loans have been approved for Indiana residents in response to the July storms and flooding, federal and state disaster officials said today. The last day to call and apply to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for individual disaster assistance if you suffered damage from tornadoes, severe storms and flooding that occurred July 4 through August 6 is Tuesday, September 9.
September 2, 2003
News Release
Kokomo, IN - Just one week remains for individuals and business owners in the 43 Indiana counties designated for individual assistance to call and apply for state and federal aid to replace losses from the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding that occurred July 4 through August 6. The deadline to call and apply for disaster assistance is Tuesday, September 9.
August 29, 2003
News Release
Kokomo, IN - A total of $28,362,944 million in grants and low-interest disaster loans has been approved so far to assist in disaster recovery in response to the damage and loss suffered by Indiana residents in this summer's severe weather, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Indiana State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA).
August 25, 2003
News Release
Kokomo, IN -- Only two weeks remain for those who have yet to call and apply for federal disaster assistance and the final two Disaster Recovery Centers operating in the affected areas will be closing Wednesday, August 27, disaster recovery officials announced today.
August 22, 2003
News Release
Kokomo, IN -- As Indiana residents continue to call in to apply for disaster assistance, the amount in grants and low-interest disaster loans approved for those affected by the severe summer storms and flooding has grown to reach nearly $25.5 million, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Indiana State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA).
August 22, 2003
Disaster Federal Register Notice
August 22, 2003
News Release
Kokomo, IN -- Owen County has been declared eligible for disaster assistance to help local governments impacted by severe storms, tornadoes and flooding that occurred between July 4 and August 6, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
August 21, 2003
News Release
Kokomo, IN - Although more than $25 million in disaster grants and low-interest loans has already been approved for thousands of residents throughout Indiana, assistance is still available for eligible losses for those who suffered damages in the three counties recently added to the declaration. The assistance already approved for disaster victims in the 40 previously declared counties will not reduce the amounts available for severe storm and flooding victims in Lake, Porter and Vanderburgh counties.
August 20, 2003
News Release
Most federal disaster assistance programs are designed to meet emergency needs in the form of disaster grants for immediate housing requirements and emergency repairs. These programs are meant to help people begin their recovery; they are not designed to return people's lives to their pre-disaster conditions.

Pages

Back to Top