North Carolina Hurricane Ivan (DR-1553)

Incident period: September 16, 2004 to September 23, 2004
Major Disaster Declaration declared on September 18, 2004

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

September 21, 2004
News Release
ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- State and federal officials announce the location of a mobile Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Macon County to assist those affected by the severe storms, flooding and landslides from Hurricane Ivan. The Mobile Disaster Recovery Center hours and location are as follows: Location:
September 19, 2004
News Release
ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- State and federal officials announced the opening of a temporary Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Jackson County to assist those with damages from Tropical Storm Frances and Hurricane Ivan. The temporary DRC hours and location are:
September 18, 2004
News Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has ordered federal disaster aid to help people in western North Carolina still reeling from Tropical Storm Frances earlier this month recover from the effects of Hurricane Ivan.


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