Oklahoma Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes (DR-1712)

Incident period: June 10, 2007 to July 25, 2007
Major Disaster Declaration declared on July 7, 2007

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

October 16, 2007
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Oklahomans have received more than $31.7 million in disaster aid due to the severe storms, flooding, and tornadoes that caused extensive damage to homes as well as personal losses this past summer. Costly in terms of monetary value and personal loss, disasters personally impacted more than 7,776 Oklahomans during the summer.
October 1, 2007
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- ?In an effort to reach out to disaster-declared counties, Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) are opening in Custer, Grady and Seminole counties, said officials with the Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management (OEM), the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Applicants in any declared county may receive services at any DRC location.
September 27, 2007
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. ?-- The deadline to apply for individual disaster assistance for damages and losses stemming from the severe storms, flooding and tornadoes which occurred June 10 to July 25 is now extended to Nov. 5, according to the Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management (OEM), the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
September 26, 2007
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Tulsa fair attendees will be able to receive disaster-resistant building tips while visiting the Tulsa Fair Sept. 27-Oct. 7. Specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will provide information on disaster-resistant building practices at the FEMA booth #176 located on the lower level of the Exposition Center at 4145 East 21st St. in Tulsa.
September 24, 2007
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Oklahomans are still in the process of recovering from the severe storms, flooding, and tornadoes that caused extensive damage to homes as well as personal losses this summer. While making repairs or rebuilding their homes, affected homeowners are keeping in mind disaster-resistant building methods to guard against potential future disasters. Costly in terms of monetary value and personal loss, disasters have personally impacted more than 7,013 Oklahomans this summer.
September 18, 2007
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. ?-- State and federal officials announced today that a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will be open in Mayes County from Wednesday, Sept. 19 through Monday, Sept. 24 daily from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. except on Sunday when the hours are 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. The DRC will be open at the following location: Mayes County DRC Oklahoma State University (OSU) Extension Building 2200 N.E. 1st St. Pryor, OK 74361

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