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New Hampshire Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1610)

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Incident period: October 07, 2005 to October 18, 2005
Major Disaster Declaration declared on October 26, 2005


December 14, 2005 - News Release

MERRIMACK, N.H. -To date, state and federal disaster assistance has reached more than $3 million to help residents and business owners in New Hampshire recover from losses resulting from the severe storms and flooding in October.

December 13, 2005 - News Release

MERRIMACK, N.H. -- Only two weeks remain for individuals and business owners in New Hampshire disaster-designated counties who sustained losses or damage but have yet to register for federal and state disaster assistance. December 27, 2005, is the final day to register for disaster assistance for those affected by the severe storms and flooding in the disaster-designated counties of Belknap, Cheshire, Grafton, Hillsborough, Merrimack and Sullivan counties.

November 18, 2005 - News Release

MERRIMACK, N.H. -- New Hampshire residents and business owners affected by the floods, will still be able to obtain assistance after Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) operated by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are closed in Alstead, on November 18th and Keene on November 22nd according to State Coordinating Officer Mike Poirier. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance - Dollars Approved

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.

Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved: Total Individual & Households Program - Dollars Approved* Total Housing Assistance - Dollars Approved* Total Other Needs Assistance - Dollars Approved*
Total Amount 379 $1,102,655.35 $899,448.72 $203,206.63
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 02:02 (Updated daily)

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 $12,314,320.29 $2,980,911.52 $9,342,296.65
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 06:32 (Updated daily)

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