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December 12, 2003
News Release
BALTIMORE, Md. -- residents have received almost $100 million in disaster aid since September 19, when the state was declared a federal disaster area due to Hurricane Isabel.
December 10, 2003
News Release
BALTIMORE, Md. -- Hours of operation for the toll-free Helpline serving Marylanders affected by Hurricane Isabel have changed. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that the new hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Individuals who have applied for disaster assistance from FEMA and have questions about their application may call the FEMA Helpline at 1-800-621-FEMA (3362), or TTY 1-800-462-7585 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.
December 9, 2003
News Release
BALTIMORE, Md. -- The Baltimore County Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Essex will end operations at 5 p.m. Monday, December 15; state and federal officials want residents to know that help is still just a phone call away. The Baltimore County DRC is located in the Back River Neck Community Center County, 801 Back River Neck Rd, in Essex. Hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday – Saturday, December 13. The Center will be closed on Sunday and reopen for the last day, Monday, December 15, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
December 5, 2003
News Release
BALTIMORE, Md. -- Maryland residents have received more than $87 million in disaster aid since September 19, when the state was declared a federal disaster area due to Hurricane Isabel.
December 1, 2003
News Release
BALTIMORE, Md. -- The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Cambridge will end operations at 5 p.m. Friday, December 5; state and federal officials want residents to know that help is still just a phone call away. The Dorchester County DRC is located in the County Office Building, 501 Court Lane, in Cambridge. Hours of operation this week are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday - Friday, December 5.
November 28, 2003
News Release
BALTIMORE, Md. -- Maryland disaster victims who have not yet applied for federal disaster assistance have only one more week to register. Monday, December 8, 2003, is the last day to file applications for disaster assistance programs, according to federal and state disaster recovery officials.
November 28, 2003
News Release
BALTIMORE, Md. -- Maryland residents have received just under $82 million in disaster aid since September 19, when the state was declared a federal disaster area due to Hurricane Isabel.
November 26, 2003
News Release
BALTIMORE, Md. -- The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in the County Office Building in Cambridge will end operations at 5 p.m. Friday, December 5. To date, nearly 1,000 people have taken advantage of the resources available at the recovery center. Saturday, November 29 is the last Saturday this DRC will be open. The Dorchester County DRC is located in the County Office Building, 501 Court Lane, in Cambridge. Hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday ? Saturday; final closing Friday, December 5 at 5 p.m.
November 25, 2003
News Release
BALTIMORE, Md. -- State and federal disaster assistance has been available seven days a week since Hurricane Isabel struck Maryland. On Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 27, the toll-free registration and Help line and the two Disaster Recovery Centers still operating in Maryland will be closed. The Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) disaster assistance registration line will close on Wednesday, November 26 at 4 p.m. Eastern Standard Time; operators will resume taking calls at 7 a.m. Friday, November 28.
November 21, 2003
News Release
BALTIMORE, Md. -- Maryland disaster victims who have not yet applied for federal disaster assistance have only two more weeks to apply. December 8, 2003, is the last day to file applications for disaster assistance programs, according to federal and state disaster recovery officials. If you are not registered in the system by December 8 and you later discover hurricane-related damages, they will not be covered by disaster assistance programs.

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