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Pennsylvania Severe Storms, Flooding, and Mudslides (DR-1649)

Incident period: June 23, 2006 to July 10, 2006
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 30, 2006


October 6, 2006 - News Release

HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Three months after storms impacted the Commonwealth in late June, state and federal agencies continue to provide assistance. Although the application deadline has ended, assistance will continue to be disbursed to eligible applicants who registered by the October deadline.

September 27, 2006 - News Release

HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The registration period for homeowners, renters and businesses who experienced damages and losses due to the late-June flooding ends on October 3. Although registration ends, disaster assistance will continue to be disbursed to eligible applicants who register by the deadline. “As long as affected residents register by October 3, their applications will be processed,” said Commonwealth Coordinating Officer James R. Joseph.

September 26, 2006 - News Release

HARRISBURG, Pa. -- State and federal officials are reminding Pennsylvanians that there is only one week left to register for disaster assistance. Residents living in disaster-designated counties, that experienced damages or losses due to the floods that impacted areas of the Commonwealth in late-June, may be eligible for disaster assistance.

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 8,144 $20,691,866.81 $17,761,717.66 $2,930,149.15
Last Updated: Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 05:08 (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 $83,099,595.01 $10,974,939.60 $71,652,052.96
Last Updated: Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 06:46 (Updated daily)

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