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October 30, 2003
News Release
Syracuse, NY -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that $5.3 million has been approved for New York State residents in response to the severe summer storms, widespread flooding and multiple tornadoes that struck the state between July 21 and August 13, 2003. "The summer storm was a traumatic event for thousands of New Yorkers, but the financial assistance needed for individuals and communities to recover is flowing," said Justo Hernández, federal coordinating officer for FEMA's disaster recovery operation.
October 27, 2003
News Release
Syracuse, NY -- Those affected by the summer storms have until tomorrow, October 28, to apply for the federal and state assistance programs and return completed SBA loan applications. At the request of Governor George E. Pataki, President Bush signed a major disaster declaration on August 29, 2003 to provide assistance to the counties affected during the severe storms, flooding and tornadoes that struck New York State between July 21, 2003 and August 13, 2003.
October 21, 2003
News Release
Syracuse, NY -- New York residents affected by the severe storm, flooding and tornadoes that struck the state between July 21 and August 13, 2003, have until October 28, 2003 to apply for disaster assistance programs triggered when President Bush declared 14 counties a major disaster, at the request of Governor George E. Pataki.
October 15, 2003
News Release
Syracuse, NY -New York residents affected by the severe storm, flooding and tornadoes that struck the state between July 21 and August 13, 2003, have until October 28, 2003 to apply for disaster programs triggered when President Bush declared 14 counties a major disaster, at the request of Governor George E. Pataki.
October 7, 2003
News Release
Syracuse, NY - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that more than $2.3 million has been approved for New York State residents affected by the severe summer storms, widespread flooding and multiple tornadoes that struck the state between July 21 and August 13, 2003.
October 2, 2003
News Release
Syracuse, NY -- Homeowners, renters and business owners that suffered damage during the series of severe summer storms will have a final opportunity to meet face-to-face with federal disaster experts this Friday and Saturday as they return to the area for a two-day stop. Staff from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will establish a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) at the Village of Angelica Offices, 21 Peacock Hill Road. The center will be open on Friday from 12 noon to 7 p.m. and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
September 30, 2003
News Release
Syracuse, NY -- New York State residents who were affected by the severe storms, floods and tornadoes that occurred between July 21 and August 13, 2003, have until October 28, 2003 to apply for the federal and state disaster aid programs triggered when President Bush declared a major disaster August 29, 2003, at the request of Governor George E. Pataki.
September 27, 2003
News Release
Syracuse, NY -- Federal and State disaster experts will brief local officials on the Public Assistance program authorized by President Bush for 15 New York counties after a series of severe summer storms caused widespread flooding and spawned multiple tornadoes between July 21 and August 13, 2003.
September 26, 2003
News Release
Syracuse, NY -- Homeowners, Renters And Business Owners Who Suffered Damages In The severe summer storms can meet face-to-face with disaster experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) at three Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) scheduled to open this weekend. A complete list of the available Disaster Recovery Centers is attached.

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