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June 30, 2008
News Release
MADISON, Wis. -- All 12 federal/state Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) will be open over the 4th of July Holiday weekend to assist applicants with their disaster-assistance questions and concerns, disaster officials announced today.
June 30, 2008
Disaster Federal Register Notice
June 30, 2008
News Release
Madison, Wis. -- The Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Crawford and Vernon counties will end operations at 7 p.m. on Sunday, July 6, disaster officials announced today. Applicants with questions still can call the toll-free helpline at 1-800-621-FEMA.
June 30, 2008
News Release
MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin residents affected by recent flooding can request the assistance of a lawyer through a toll-free legal aid line operated by the American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, emergency officials announced. The service was organized by Wisconsin Emergency Management (WEM), the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the State Bar of Wisconsin to assist residents of the 29 counties included in the president's disaster declaration.
June 30, 2008
News Release
Madison, Wis. -- Disaster-aid applicants who receive U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) disaster loan applications should take the time to fill them out now- even if they don't want a loan.? Failure to fill out the SBA disaster loan application can stop the disaster-assistance process. When an applicant is referred to the SBA, a loan application has to be completed before several federal grant programs can be considered, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Wisconsin Emergency Management (WEM) officials explained.
June 29, 2008
News Release
Madison, Wis. -- If you received rental funds or other disaster aid as a result of the June storms, save your receipts, disaster-management officials said. "Providing receipts is one of the key steps disaster-aid applicants can take to qualify for available grant funds," said Federal Coordinating Officer Dolph Diemont of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).? Federal coordinating officers lead the U.S. government side of joint federal/state disaster operations.
June 28, 2008
News Release
MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin residents who suffered losses from the recent severe storms, tornadoes and flooding and continue to have unmet needs may seek help through a number of volunteer groups. "We would like to encourage Wisconsin residents to take advantage of our 2-1-1 Program when looking for additional assistance," said Wisconsin Emergency Management (WEM) Administrator Johnnie Smith. "It's a valuable resource that unites those who want to help with those who most need assistance."
June 28, 2008
News Release
MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin residents recovering from recent severe storms, tornadoes and flooding should not worry that registering with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will affect their permission to rebuild severely-damaged houses.
June 28, 2008
News Release
Madison, Wis. ?-- A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) operated by Wisconsin Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) opens on Tuesday, July 1, in Fond du Lac County. UW Fond du Lac 400 University Fond du Lac, WI? 54935 Hours of operation: Tuesday, July 1: 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily until further notice
June 27, 2008
Disaster Federal Register Notice

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