Delaware Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding from the remnants of Hurricane Jeanne (DR-1572)
Incident period: September 28, 2004 to October 2, 2004
Major Disaster Declaration declared on November 15, 2004
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
November 30, 2004
NEWARK, Del. -- President Bush recently declared New Castle County eligible for federal assistance with its infrastructure damage caused by tropical depression Jeanne. Two briefings for potential applicants for the assistance will take place Friday, December 3 and Monday, December 6. The Friday briefing will be held at the New Castle County Police Headquarters on Route 13 in the Sweeney Conference Room between 1 and 3 p.m. The second briefing will be conducted on Dec 6 at Wilmington Manor Station 32, Routes 13 and 40 between 7 and 9 p.m.
November 16, 2004
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 authorized the use of federal disaster funds for Delaware to help communities in New Castle County recover from the remnants of Hurricane Jeanne.