Virginia Hurricane Isabel (DR-1491)

Incident period: September 18, 2003 to October 1, 2003
Major Disaster Declaration declared on September 18, 2003

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

October 28, 2003
News Release
Richmond, VA - The mobile Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) located at the Suffolk National Guard Armory, 2761 Godwin Blvd. in Suffolk and the DRC at Ocean View Senior Center, 600 E Ocean View Avenue in Norfolk, will close Friday, Oct. 31 at 6 p.m. State and federal officials want residents to know that the DRCs in Portsmouth and Virginia Beach will continue to operate in the South Hampton Roads area until further notice.
October 28, 2003
News Release
Richmond, VA -- Virginians are taking advantage of disaster recovery opportunities offered by federal and commonwealth agencies. The numbers tell the story.
October 27, 2003
News Release
Richmond, VA -- The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) at the VFW Building, 1925 Johnson Road, Petersburg, will close at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, but state and federal officials want residents to know that help is still just a phone call away. The deadline to apply for assistance is November 17, 2003.
October 27, 2003
News Release
Richmond, VA -- The Virginia Public Inquiry Center (VPIC) will close at the end of business Friday, Oct. 31, 2003. The center opened Sept. 16, two days before Hurricane Isabel struck, to provide the public with emergency news updates and preparedness information.
October 27, 2003
News Release
Richmond, VA -- The mobile Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) located at the Newsome Human Services Building, 20103 Princeton Road, Sussex, will close at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, but state and federal officials want residents to know that help is still just a phone call away. The deadline to apply for assistance is November 17, 2003.
October 25, 2003
News Release
Richmond, VA - The mobile Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) located at the Upper Lancaster Volunteer Rescue Squad, 123 Norris Road, Lively, will close at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, but state and federal officials want residents to know that help is still just a phone call away. The deadline to apply for assistance is November 17, 2003.

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Photo of a damaged house. FEMA Federal Coordinating Office, David Fukutomi and Hampton Mayor, Mamie Locke help with the ice distribution at Hampton High School.
One of many houses destroyed from massive flooding caused by Hurricane Isabel along South River Road in the Western part of the state. Photo by Melissa Ann Janssen/FEMA FEMA Federal Coordinating Office, David Fukutomi and Hampton Mayor, Mamie Locke help with the ice distribution at Hampton High School. Photo by Andrea Booher/FEMA


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