Ohio Tornadoes, Flooding, Severe Storms, and High Winds (DR-1484)
Incident period: July 21, 2003 to August 25, 2003
Major Disaster Declaration declared on August 1, 2003
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
August 5, 2003
Cridersville, OH -- A toll-free telephone number to register for disaster-related losses or costs is now available to residents and businesses in Mahoning, Medina, Portage, Summit and Trumbull counties who suffered property damage or loss from flooding and severe weather that struck Ohio in July.
August 1, 2003
Washington, DC -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has ordered federal disaster aid for Ohio families and businesses victimized by severe storms and other extreme weather that struck the state in late July.