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Iowa Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes (DR-1705)

Incident period: May 05, 2007 to May 07, 2007
Major Disaster Declaration declared on May 25, 2007

News

July 20, 2007 - News Release

URBANDALE, Iowa -- Disaster assistance of $11.3 million has been approved for Iowa, according to officials with the Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management Division, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Disaster affected Iowa businesses, local governments, families, individuals, and certain non-profits, who suffered damage from the

July 9, 2007 - News Release

URBANDALE, Iowa -- Iowa businesses, local governments, families, individuals, and certain non-profits, who suffered damage from the severe storms of May 5-7, have been approved to receive over $7 million in disaster assistance, including grants from the U. S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Recovery Summary as of close of business July 6, 2007:

June 29, 2007 - News Release

URBANDALE, Iowa -- Iowa businesses, local governments, families, individuals, and certain non-profits, who suffered damage from the severe storms of May 5-7, have been approved to receive over $4.5 million in disaster assistance, including grants from the U. S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Recovery Summary as of close of business June 28, 2007:

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance - Dollars Approved

Individuals & Household Program (IHP): Provides money and services to people in Presidentially declared disaster areas.

Housing Assistance (HA): Provides assistance for disaster-related housing needs.

Other Needs Assistance (ONA): Provides assistance for other disaster-related needs, such as furnishings, transportation, and medical.

Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved: Total Individual & Households Program - Dollars Approved* Total Housing Assistance - Dollars Approved* Total Other Needs Assistance - Dollars Approved*
Total Amount 979 $2,518,434.46 $2,301,656.20 $216,778.26
Last Updated: Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 05:04 (Updated daily)

Public Assistance - Dollars Approved

Public Assistance (PA): Disaster grant assistance available for communities to quickly respond to and recover from major disasters or emergencies declared by the President

Emergency Work (Categories A-B): Work that must be performed to reduce or eliminate an immediate threat to life, protect public health and safety, and to protect improved property that is significantly threatened due to disasters or emergencies declared by the President

Permanent Work (Categories C-G): Work that is required to restore a damaged facility, through repair or restoration, to its pre-disaster design, function, and capacity in accordance with applicable codes and standards

*Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.

*Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.

Total Public Assistance Grants - Dollars Obligated* Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated* Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated*
Total Amount $12,175,172.49 $670,897.94 $11,293,748.08
Last Updated: Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 05:56 (Updated daily)

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