New Mexico Severe Storms & Flooding (DR-1659)

Incident period: July 26, 2006 to September 18, 2006
Major Disaster Declaration declared on August 30, 2006

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

December 7, 2006
News Release
SANTA FE, N.M. -- More than thirteen million dollars in awards and loans have been approved since the Presidential disaster declaration was issued for New Mexico on August 30, 2006, according to figures released today by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the New Mexico Office of Emergency Management.
December 1, 2006
News Release
SANTA FE, N.M. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently approved several Public Assistance projects totaling $457,945.66 for Hatch, NM. The projects include funds for roads and bridge repair, building repairs, and reimbursement for emergency services provided by the Village of Hatch in the aftermath of this summer's severe storm and flooding. The State of New Mexico released the funds earlier this week for eligible damage in Hatch.
November 14, 2006
News Release
Santa Fe, N.M. -- More than ten million dollars in awards and loans have been approved since the Presidential disaster declaration was issued for New Mexico on August 30, 2006, according to figures released today by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the New Mexico Office of Emergency Management.
October 31, 2006
News Release
Santa Fe, N.M. -- Más de ocho millones de dólares en subvenciones y préstamos han sido aprobados desde que la declaración presidencial por desastre fue emitida para Nuevo México, el 30 de agosto, 2006, de acuerdo a las cifras dadas a conocer por la Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias y la Oficina del Manejo de Emergencias de Nuevo México. "El lunes 30 de octubre, cerró el plazo para solicitar ayuda por desastre, para los residentes y propietarios de comercios de Nuevo México en Doña Ana y Otero, afectados por las tempestades e inundaciones.
October 16, 2006
News Release
SANTA FE, N.M. -- More than five million dollars in awards and loans have been approved since the Presidential disaster declaration was issued for New Mexico on August 30, 2006, according to figures released today by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the New Mexico Office of Emergency Management.
October 13, 2006
News Release
SANTA FE, N.M. -- Disaster assistance has been made available for Rio Arriba and Taos Counties to help local governments recover from the effects of severe storms and flooding in New Mexico between July 26 and Sept. 18, 2006, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the New Mexico Office of Emergency Management. "After a review of damage data gathered by federal and state damage assessment teams, it was determined that Rio Arriba and Taos be added to the list of eligible counties," said Federal Coordinating Officer Tony Russell.

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