MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Survivors of the severe storms of May 6-8 in Autauga, Bullock, Elmore, and Montgomery counties have until Aug. 17, 2009 to register for disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Friday marks the halfway point in the 60-day registration period. Registrations cannot be accepted after the deadline.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- A Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC) managed by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will close at 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 16. The center is located at the Capitol Heights Community Center, 206 Federal Drive, Montgomery, AL 36107. It was established to assist survivors of the May 6-8 storms complete their applications for low-interest disaster loans from the SBA.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Teams of specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will offer techniques to lessen the impact of disaster-related property damages at locations in Autauga and Montgomery counties through July 16. Locations and hours are as follows: Autauga County: Lowe's, 2304 Cobb Ford Road, Prattville, AL 36107; hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily through July 15; 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on July 16.
Individual Assistance - Dollars ApprovedIndividual Assistance Definitions
Individuals & Household Program (IHP): Provides money and services to people in Presidentially declared disaster areas.
Housing Assistance (HA): Provides assistance for disaster-related housing needs.
Other Needs Assistance (ONA): Provides assistance for other disaster-related needs, such as furnishings, transportation, and medical.
|Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved:||Total Individual & Households Program - Dollars Approved*||Total Housing Assistance - Dollars Approved*||Total Other Needs Assistance - Dollars Approved*|
Public Assistance - Dollars ApprovedPublic Assistance Definitions
Public Assistance (PA): Disaster grant assistance available for communities to quickly respond to and recover from major disasters or emergencies declared by the President
Emergency Work (Categories A-B): Work that must be performed to reduce or eliminate an immediate threat to life, protect public health and safety, and to protect improved property that is significantly threatened due to disasters or emergencies declared by the President
Permanent Work (Categories C-G): Work that is required to restore a damaged facility, through repair or restoration, to its pre-disaster design, function, and capacity in accordance with applicable codes and standards
*Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.
*Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.
|Total Public Assistance Grants - Dollars Obligated*||Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated*||Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated*|
Preliminary Damage Assessment
- Alabama, FEMA-1842-DR (PDF 23KB)