Alaska Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides (DR-1669)
Incident period: October 8, 2006 to October 13, 2006
Major Disaster Declaration declared on December 8, 2006
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
December 12, 2006
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- Federal disaster recovery assistance is now available to help communities recovering from the strong storm system that moved through south central Alaska Oct. 8-13. President Bush signed a federal disaster declaration Dec. 8 that makes Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recovery assistance available to the Kenai Peninsula Borough and the Chugach and Copper River Regional Educational Attendance Areas (REAAs) following October's severe storms, flooding, landslides, and mudslides.
December 8, 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 Alaska to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms, flooding, landslides, and mudslides during the period of October 8-13, 2006.