INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Disaster victims throughout most of Indiana have just one day left to apply for disaster assistance before the 60-day application period ends tomorrow (March 22). Federal and state disaster recovery officials urge those residents and business owners in the 85 disaster-declared counties who sustained damage from the severe winter storms and flooding that occurred between January 1 and February 11 to apply as soon as possible.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Starke County has been added to the disaster declaration for public assistance (infrastructure) to include aid for local governments affected by the severe winter storms and flooding that began in January 1 in Indiana, federal officials announced today. This brings the total to 42 counties statewide that are eligible for infrastructure losses.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Only one week remains for residents and business owners in the 85 disaster-declared counties who sustained damage from the severe winter storms and flooding that occurred between January 1 and February 11 to apply for disaster assistance. March 22 is the last day to call or go online to apply for individual assistance.
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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