Arizona Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1581)
Incident period: December 28, 2004 to January 12, 2005
Major Disaster Declaration declared on February 17, 2005
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
March 8, 2005
PHOENIX, Ariz. -- The Navajo Nation in partnership with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is working diligently to assist in the recovery of public facilities that sustained losses from the winter storms and flooding between December 28 and January 12. The disaster declaration was made by President Bush on February 17.
March 2, 2005
PHOENIX, Ariz. -- Residents of the northern and central parts of Arizona have been hard hit this winter by storms and flooding. Information learned from these disasters can help those affected and those who were not affected this time to identify steps that could be taken now to lessen the damaging effects of unavoidable emergencies in the future.
February 18, 2005
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal disaster funds have been made available for Arizona to help communities in the northern and central parts of the state recover from the effects of a series of recent storms, the head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today.