Oklahoma Severe Winter Storms (DR-1678)
Incident period: January 12, 2007 to January 26, 2007
Major Disaster Declaration declared on February 1, 2007
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
February 2, 2007
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management (OEM) announced today that local governments in 18 additional counties are now eligible for disaster Public Assistance. Federal Coordinating Officer Kenneth Clark said the assistance was approved following a review of damage data gathered by federal and state disaster recovery officials for the severe winter storms beginning Jan. 12.
February 1, 2007
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster aid has been made available for the state of Oklahoma to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe winter storms during the period of January 12-26, 2007.