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Idaho Heavy Rains and Flooding (DR-1592)

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Incident period: May 06, 2005 to May 20, 2005
Major Disaster Declaration declared on July 06, 2005


July 11, 2005 - News Release

BOISE, Idaho -- On July 6 President Bush signed a disaster declaration allowing government entities in Nez Perce County and the portion of the Nez Perce Indian Reservation that is within Nez Perce County to apply for help in recouping costs associated with eligible storm damages and losses resulting from the May heavy rains and floods.

July 6, 2005 - News Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster funds have been made available for Idaho to help communities in Nez Perce County recover from the effects of drenching rains that hit the area during May.

Financial Assistance

If and when individual assistance money is approved for this disaster, it will be displayed here. Information is updated every 24 hours.

Public Assistance - Dollars Approved

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.

Total Public Assistance Grants - Dollars Obligated* Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated* Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated*
Total Amount $1,906,286.59 $202,473.88 $1,466,606.24
Last Updated: Sunday, October 4, 2015 - 06:23 (Updated daily)

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