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North Dakota Severe Storms, Flooding, and Ground Saturation (DR-1597)

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Incident period: June 01, 2005 to July 07, 2005
Major Disaster Declaration declared on July 22, 2005


August 3, 2005 - News Release

BISMARCK, N.D. -- Six more North Dakota counties and one tribal nation have been added to the July 22 presidential disaster declaration. The addition means that now communities in 26 counties and three tribal nations are eligible for federal funds from the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help recover from the severe storms, flooding and ground saturation occurring between June 1 and July 7.

July 22, 2005 - News Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal disaster funds have been made available for North Dakota to help communities recover from the effects of a series of severe storms that that began early last month, the head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today.

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 $14,394,156.16 $1,144,069.70 $12,525,277.39
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 08:24 (Updated daily)

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