Arkansas Severe Storms and Tornadoes (DR-1834)
Incident period: April 9, 2009
Major Disaster Declaration declared on April 27, 2009
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
April 28, 2009
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama’s major disaster declaration issued for Arkansas. Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required:
April 27, 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 Arkansas to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms and tornadoes on April 9, 2009.