New York Severe Winter Storm (DR-1827)
Incident period: December 11, 2008 to December 31, 2008
Major Disaster Declaration declared on March 4, 2009
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March 4, 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 state of New York to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by a severe winter storm during the period of December 11-31, 2008.