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California Severe Freeze (DR-1689)

Incident period: January 11, 2007 to January 17, 2007
Major Disaster Declaration declared on March 13, 2007

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May 23, 2007 - News Release

PASADENA, Calif. -- State and federal officials have approved nearly $23 million in disaster aid for farm workers, others who provide services to the farming community and business owners who suffered $1.4 billion in damages during the January freeze 2007. To date, more than 9,000 Californians have applied for freeze-related unemployment benefits. The deadline to apply for Disaster Unemployment Assistance is Friday, May 25, 2007.

May 15, 2007 - News Release

PASADENA, Calif. -- Time is running out for people to apply for Disaster Unemployment Assistance for wages lost because of California's crop freezes in January, state and federal officials said. The deadline to apply is May 25, 2007. Workers who lost income as a result of the January freeze in the 16 counties with federal disaster declarations may be eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance.  

May 10, 2007 - News Release

PASADENA, Calif. -- Funds continue to flow to the areas and people impacted by the January 2007 freeze, according to officials of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Office of Emergency Services (OES), Employment Development Department (EDD) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

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