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.
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.
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).
Individual Assistance - Dollars ApprovedIndividual Assistance Definitions
Individuals & Household Program (IHP): Provides money and services to people in Presidentially declared disaster areas.
Housing Assistance (HA): Provides assistance for disaster-related housing needs.
Other Needs Assistance (ONA): Provides assistance for other disaster-related needs, such as furnishings, transportation, and medical.
|Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved:||Total Individual & Households Program - Dollars Approved*||Total Housing Assistance - Dollars Approved*||Total Other Needs Assistance - Dollars Approved*|
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*|
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