New Jersey Tropical Depression Ivan (DR-1563)
Incident period: September 18, 2004 to October 1, 2004
Major Disaster Declaration declared on October 1, 2004
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
October 28, 2004
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. -- Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) will open in Sussex County to serve those who suffered damages from Tropical Depression Ivan, state and federal disaster recovery officials announced today. Below are the locations, dates and hours of operation:
October 28, 2004
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. -- The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) at the Harmony Volunteer Fire Company facility at 440 Brainards Road in Harmony will close permanently at 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 4th, state and federal recovery officials announced today.
October 26, 2004
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. -- The Disaster Recovery Center at the Imani Community Center at Prospect and Spring streets in Trenton will close permanently at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, October 29th, state and federal recovery officials announced today. The two Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Warren County will remain open with the following schedule:
October 25, 2004
Hunterdon County Added To Counties Declared Eligible For Federal Disaster Assistance To State And Local Municipalities, Applicant Briefing Scheduled
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has amended its disaster declaration for the State of New Jersey by adding Hunterdon County to the three other counties already eligible for Public Assistance to state and local governments. Hunterdon County now joins Mercer, Warren and Sussex counties previously declared eligible under the major disaster declaration on October 1, 2004. Eligibility was granted to Hunterdon County based upon a review of damage data gathered by federal, state and local officials.
October 14, 2004
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. -- The days and hours of operation for the Disaster Recovery Centers in Trenton and Phillipsburg have changed, state and federal disaster recovery officials announced today. Both are closed on Sundays. Here are the new days and hours of operation and locations for each center, plus the dates and hours of operation for two additional centers:
October 12, 2004
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is using technology to make it easier to apply for disaster assistance. In addition to registering by phone, residents of federal disaster areas may now apply online for assistance as well as find valuable recovery information at http://www.fema.gov.