Puerto Rico Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Landslides (DR-1501)
Incident period: November 10, 2003 to November 23, 2003
Major Disaster Declaration declared on November 21, 2003
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
November 24, 2003
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today designated seven more Puerto Rico municipalities eligible for federal disaster aid to help homeowners, renters and businesses recover from the effects of severe storms, floods, mudslides and landslides that began on November 10.
November 21, 2003
» Federal Aid Programs For Puerto Rico Disaster Recovery WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has authorized the use of federal disaster funds to help families and businesses in Puerto Rico recover from the effects of flooding rains that started early last week.