Ohio Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Landslides (DR-1507)
Incident period: January 3, 2004 to January 30, 2004
Major Disaster Declaration declared on January 26, 2004
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
January 31, 2004
COLUMBUS, OHIO - State and federal disaster recovery officials announced that Disaster Recovery Centers will open on Monday, February 2, to serve victims of the severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides that began January 3, 2004. Locations and operating hours of Disaster Recovery Centers:
January 30, 2004
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Community Relations specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are working with the Ohio Emergency Management Agency (Ohio EMA) and county emergency management directors to reach out to people affected by the severe storms, flooding, mudslides and landslides that began on January 3. Eligible counties include Franklin, Jefferson, Licking, Morgan, Ross, Tuscarawas, and Washington.
January 29, 2004
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- A toll-free application telephone number is now operational for those who suffered property damage or loss in the declared counties affected by the severe storms, flooding, mudslides, and landslides beginning January 3, 2004.
January 26, 2004
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster aid has been made available for Ohio to help meet the recovery needs of flood-stricken families, businesses and communities.