MOBILE, Ala. -- It has been nearly six long months since Hurricane Ivan made landfall on the Gulf Coast, causing severe damage and destruction in 65 Alabama counties. Since that time, state and local governments, as well as individuals, households and businesses, have received nearly three-quarters of a billion dollars in disaster response and recovery aid from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Alabama Emergency Management Agency (AEMA). $735 million in disaster assistance includes the following:
MOBILE, Ala. -- The Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Alabama Emergency Management Agency (AEMA) disaster officials announced the approval of two hazard mitigation projects totaling nearly 1 million. The projects are aimed at addressing a number of hazards that would eliminate or reduce damages in future disasters. The two projects included in the program are:
MOBILE, Ala.-- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Alabama Emergency Management Agency (AEMA) announced today the closing of the Tillmans Corner Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Mobile County on Thursday, Mar. 3, 2005 at 6:00 p.m. Tillmans Corner 5566 Andrews Rd. Tillmans Corner area of Mobile (In Andrews Plaza behind Century Bank) Closes: Thursday, Mar. 3 at 6:00 p.m.
Individual Assistance - Dollars ApprovedIndividual Assistance Definitions
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.
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Public Assistance - Dollars ApprovedPublic Assistance Definitions
Public Assistance (PA): Disaster grant assistance available for communities to quickly respond to and recover from major disasters or emergencies declared by the President
Emergency Work (Categories A-B): Work that must be performed to reduce or eliminate an immediate threat to life, protect public health and safety, and to protect improved property that is significantly threatened due to disasters or emergencies declared by the President
Permanent Work (Categories C-G): Work that is required to restore a damaged facility, through repair or restoration, to its pre-disaster design, function, and capacity in accordance with applicable codes and standards
*Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.
*Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.
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