Ohio Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1478)
Incident period: July 4, 2003 to July 11, 2003
Major Disaster Declaration declared on July 15, 2003
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
July 21, 2003
Cridersville, OH -The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Ohio Emergency Management Agency will open Disaster Recovery Centers on July 22 to assist residents of counties affected by the recent flooding with their applications for federal and state disaster assistance.
July 15, 2003
Washington, DC -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has ordered federal disaster aid for families and businesses in western Ohio swamped by floods that started earlier this month.