Arkansas Tropical Storm Ike (DR-1804)

Incident period: September 13, 2008 to September 23, 2008
Major Disaster Declaration declared on October 22, 2008

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

October 30, 2008
News Release
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Severe storms and flooding threaten more than homes.? Disaster can damage or destroy bridges, highways, public buildings, parks, hospitals, water treatment plants and rural electrical cooperatives - not to mention leave tons of debris or disrupt communications and emergency services.
October 22, 2008
News Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by Tropical Storm Ike during the period of September 13-23, 2008.
October 22, 2008
News Release
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 issued for Arkansas. Assistance for the State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:
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Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • Arkansas, FEMA-1804-DR (PDF 26KB)
State/Tribal Government: