New York Tropical Depression Ivan (DR-1565)
Incident period: September 16, 2004 to September 24, 2004
Major Disaster Declaration declared on October 1, 2004
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
October 14, 2004
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Residents living in any one of the six disaster designated counties affected by Hurricane Ivan may need to have their homes or businesses inspected by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) or insurance companies. FEMA inspectors are currently visiting homes in the counties of Broome, Chenango, Delaware, Orange, Sullivan and Ulster. FEMA contract inspectors work by appointment only. They record damages but do not determine eligibility, and they never charge a fee.
October 6, 2004
ALBANY, N.Y. -- State and federal disaster recovery officials announced today that several Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) will extend their operations to remain open longer and additional centers will open to serve the needs of victims of the storms and floods that ravaged the region between September 16-24. The Downsville DRC will remain open until further notice at the Fire Department, Route 30, Village of Downsville, Town of Colchester.
October 2, 2004
» President Declares Major Disaster To Aid New York Recovery From Tropical Depression Ivan Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Bush’s major disaster declaration issued for Tropical Depression Ivan. Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required:
October 2, 2004
» Federal Aid Programs For New York Disaster Recovery 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 declared a major disaster for New York, opening the way for the use of federal disaster funds to help people recover from the effects of Tropical Depression Ivan.