Massachusetts Severe Winter Storm and Flooding (DR-1813)
Incident period: December 11, 2008 to December 18, 2008
Major Disaster Declaration declared on January 5, 2009
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January 5, 2009
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by a severe winter storm and flooding beginning on December 11, 2008, and continuing.