California Flooding As A Result Of A Levee Break (DR-1529)
Incident period: June 3, 2004 to July 12, 2004
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 30, 2004
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
July 22, 2004
SACRAMENTO - Public agencies and special districts that responded to the June 3 Sacramento/San Joaquin Delta levee break and flooding may be eligible for federal disaster assistance, according to officials with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES).
July 1, 2004
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal disaster funds have been made available for California to supplement state and local recovery efforts in San Joaquin County struck by floods stemming from a levee break that occurred early last month, the head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today.