California Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Landslides (DR-1628)

Incident period: December 17, 2005 to January 3, 2006
Major Disaster Declaration declared on February 3, 2006

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

February 9, 2006
News Release
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- The Department of Homeland Security?s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Governor?s Office of Emergency Services (OES) announced that assistance centers will open in Napa and Marin counties Thursday, February 9, 2006, to serve those who suffered damages during the severe storms of December 17, 2005 ? January 3, 2006.
February 9, 2006
News Release
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Five more assistance centers will open in Solano, Sonoma and Mendocino counties for individuals and business owners who suffered losses during the storms of December and January, the Department of Homeland Security?s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Governor?s Office of Emergency Services announced today.
February 9, 2006
News Release
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Federal and state disaster recovery officials today encouraged California residents and businesses affected by December/January storm and flooding damage to file for any insurance benefits and register for federal and state disaster assistance as quickly as possible. To register for state and federal disaster assistance, call toll-free 1-800-621-FEMA (621-3362) or 1-800-462-7585, TTY. Operators are available from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., seven days a week. Or register on line at www.FEMA.gov.
February 7, 2006
News Release
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Federal and state disaster recovery officials today urged that California residents and businesses who suffered 2005/2006 winter storm and flooding damage not wait for disaster recovery centers to open to start on their path to recovery.
February 3, 2006
News Release
» President Declares Major Disaster For California Storms Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Bush’s major disaster declaration issued for California. Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required:
February 3, 2006
News Release
» Federal Aid Programs For California Disaster Recovery WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has declared a major disaster for California, opening the way for the use of federal funds to help people and communities recover from the effects of a recent period of severe storms.

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