Arizona Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1660)
Incident period: July 25, 2006 to August 4, 2006
Major Disaster Declaration declared on September 7, 2006
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
September 29, 2006
PHOENIX, Ariz. -- Four additional Arizona counties and three tribal governments have become eligible to receive federal disaster aid to help communities recover storm-related emergency expenses and repair public property damaged by storms and floods between July 25 and Aug. 4, state and federal disaster officials announced today.
September 23, 2006
PHOENIX, Ariz. -- Experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) took the first step Friday in helping two tribes pay for coping with summer monsoon flooding. In briefings Friday at the Gila River Indian Community in Sacaton, Ariz., and Tohono O'odham Nation in Sells, Ariz., the FEMA team explained the process for the tribal organizations to be reimbursed for 75 percent of their costs of recovering from monsoon storm flooding between July, 25, 2006, and Aug. 4, 2006.
September 7, 2006
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available for Arizona to supplement State and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms and flooding during the period of July 25 to August 4, 2006.