Maine Flooding (DR-1691)
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
June 1, 2007
SCARBOROUGH, Maine -- More than $2 million in assistance has been approved for Maine following the severe storms and flooding resulting from an April Nor’easter.
May 31, 2007
SCARBOROUGH, Maine -- Several mobile Disaster Recovery Centers are moving through disaster-affected communities to assist individuals and business owners affected by the severe storms and flooding that occurred April 15-23.
May 18, 2007
FEMA Disaster Specialists to Provide Mitigation Workshops at Home Improvement Stores in Portland and Biddeford
SCARBOROUGH, Maine - Two free disaster assistance workshops will take place at Lowe's home improvement stores in Portland and Biddeford next Monday and Tuesday. The workshops are open to the public and designed to provide information to residents on homeowner mitigation and on state and federal disaster assistance following the April flooding. They will operate from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at:
April 20, 2007
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Bush’s major disaster declaration for Maine. Assistance for the State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:
April 20, 2007
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 the state of Maine to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by flooding during the period of March 16-18, 2007.
Incident period: March 16, 2007 to March 18, 2007
Major Disaster Declaration declared on April 20, 2007