Oklahoma Severe Storms and Tornadoes (DR-1637)
Incident period: March 12, 2006
Major Disaster Declaration declared on April 13, 2006
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
May 11, 2006
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Delaware County residents and business owners affected by the March 12 th storms and tornadoes have only one month to apply for disaster assistance. June 12, 2006 is the last day applications will be accepted for individual assistance. More than 149 registrations have been filed to date with more than $141,000 approved for the individuals and households program.
May 3, 2006
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Delaware County residents affected by the March 12th tornado and storm may be eligible to receive a manufactured home temporarily placed on their property, according to officials with the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management (OEM).
April 27, 2006
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- The Disaster Recovery Center in Kansas , Oklahoma will transition to a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Outreach Center Saturday, April 29. The Disaster Recovery Center was originally staffed by federal, state and local officials and by volunteer agencies to provide disaster assistance information and to answer questions from residents and business owners who suffered damages as a result of the March 12 tornado.
April 19, 2006
Oklahoma City, Okla. -- A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will open Saturday, April 22, as a direct information resource for Delaware County residents applying for disaster assistance resulting from the March 12 tornado and storms, according to state and federal officials.
April 14, 2006
? Federal Aid Programs for Oklahoma Disaster Recovery WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster aid has been made available for Oklahoma to help people and communities recover from the effects of severe storms and tornadoes on March 12, 2006.