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Massachusetts Flooding (DR-1512)

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Incident period: April 01, 2004 to April 30, 2004
Major Disaster Declaration declared on April 21, 2004


May 26, 2004 - News Release

BEVERLY, Mass. – More than $2.3 million in state and federal aid has been approved for Bay State residents and businesses since April’s severe rains flooded thousands of area basements and resulted in a federal disaster declaration. Disaster assistance in Massachusetts at-a-glance:

May 25, 2004 - News Release

BEVERLY, Mass. – Bay State disaster victims have only a few weeks left to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for state and federal assistance to help with uninsured losses caused by April’s damaging floods. While registrations cannot be accepted after the June 21 deadline, FEMA will continue to process all applications received before the deadline.

May 24, 2004 - News Release

BEVERLY, Mass. – Disaster assistance information is as near as the telephone for residents of Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, Suffolk and Worcester Counties who registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) following last month’s flooding in those areas. FEMA uses the same toll-free phone number, 1-800-621 FEMA (3362), for registration and to provide a Helpline option. The TTY Registration/Helpline number for those with speech or hearing impairment is 1-800-462-7585.

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance - Dollars Approved

Individuals & Household Program (IHP): Provides money and services to people in Presidentially declared disaster areas.

Housing Assistance (HA): Provides assistance for disaster-related housing needs.

Other Needs Assistance (ONA): Provides assistance for other disaster-related needs, such as furnishings, transportation, and medical.

Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved: Total Individual & Households Program - Dollars Approved* Total Housing Assistance - Dollars Approved* Total Other Needs Assistance - Dollars Approved*
Total Amount 1,584 $2,728,345.06 $2,479,114.65 $249,230.41
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 02:15 (Updated daily)

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