Florida Hurricane Charley and Tropical Storm Bonnie (DR-1539)
Incident period: August 11, 2004 to August 30, 2004
Major Disaster Declaration declared on August 13, 2004
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August 13, 2004
WASHINGTON ? The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has ordered the release of federal disaster funds and emergency resources for Florida to aid people battered by Tropical Storm Bonnie and Hurricane Charley.