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Michigan Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding (DR-1527)

Incident period: May 20, 2004 to June 08, 2004
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 30, 2004


August 27, 2004 - News Release

EAST LANSING, Mich. - More than $51 million in grants and low-interest loans has been approved for almost 34,000 disaster victims in less than two months since President Bush issued a disaster declaration in Michigan, state and federal disaster officials announced today.Almost 90,000 residents have already called to apply, but disaster officials are reminding victims who have not called that there are only a few more days left in the 60-day application period. The deadline to call and apply is 6 p.m. on Monday, August 30.

August 23, 2004 - News Release

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Disaster victims have just one week left to apply for disaster assistance if they suffered damage as result of the severe storms, tornadoes, and flooding, which struck southern and central Michigan from May 20 to June 8. The deadline to call and apply is 6 p.m. on Monday, August 30.

August 19, 2004 - News Release

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Although the joint Disaster Recovery Center at the Detroit City Airport will be closing tomorrow evening (7 p.m., August 20), a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) workshop will still be available for an additional week at the same location starting on Monday, August 23.

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 35,694 $41,320,558.22 $26,918,734.03 $14,401,824.19
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 02:03 (Updated daily)

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