New Hampshire Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1695)

Incident period: April 15, 2007 to April 23, 2007
Major Disaster Declaration declared on April 27, 2007

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

September 13, 2007
News Release
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. -- Quickly administering aid to 10 affected New Hampshire counties, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) have obligated more than $27.9 million in disaster aid following the April nor'easter. These grants and loans continue to help individuals and communities recover from storm related damage.
August 30, 2007
News Release
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. -- More than $27 million in assistance has been approved to date by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). These agencies continue to assist the state of New Hampshire in the recovery from the severe storms, and flooding that occurred during late April. These grants and loans help residents and communities bear the financial burdens imposed by the storms? extensive damage.
August 30, 2007
News Release
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. -- More than $27 million in assistance has been approved to date by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). These agencies continue to assist the state of New Hampshire in the recovery from the severe storms, and flooding that occurred during late April. These grants and loans help residents and communities bear the financial burdens imposed by the storms? extensive damage.
August 15, 2007
News Release
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. - As communities continue to rebuild roads and other infrastructure damaged by the April nor'easter and subsequent flooding, more than $25 million has reached the state to help in the recovery process, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and New Hampshire Homeland Security and Emergency Management.
August 2, 2007
News Release
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. - State and local officials must look to the past as well as to the future when using federal disaster funds to help in recovery and rebuilding after April's flooding. The ferocity of April's nor'easter washed out roads and damaged culverts throughout New Hampshire. Stone culverts have become of particular interest to state historic preservationists. The New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources has provisionally declared all surviving stone culverts to be eligible for the National Register of Historic Places.
August 1, 2007
News Release
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. - In the three months since New Hampshire received a federal disaster declaration in response to the April nor?easter, more than $11 million in Public Assistance grants has been dispersed throughout communities affected by that storm. The assistance to local governments is part of the more than $20 million in total disaster aid for the state so far, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and New Hampshire Homeland Security and Emergency Management (HSEM).

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