Nebraska Severe Storms and Tornadoes (DR-1480)
Incident period: June 9, 2003 to July 14, 2003
Major Disaster Declaration declared on July 21, 2003
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
August 5, 2003
Lincoln, NE -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that disaster assistance for local governments and public power districts affected by the recent severe storms and tornadoes has been expanded to 8 more Nebraska counties, bringing the total to 18.
July 21, 2003
Washington, DC -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster funds have made available for Nebraska to help local governments recover from the effects of a series of severe storms that began last month.