Kansas Severe Winter Storm and Record and Near Record Snow (DR-1848)
Incident period: March 26, 2009 to March 29, 2009
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 24, 2009
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
July 28, 2009
WICHITA, Kan. -- Morris County has been added to the list of eligible counties to receive Public Assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as a result of severe winter storms and record or near record snow during the period of March 26-29, 2009. Federal Coordinating Officer Mike Karl said the assistance was approved based on a review of damage data gathered by federal, state and local disaster officials.
July 9, 2009
WICHITA, Kan. -- The Kansas Division of Emergency Management (KDEM) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced a series of public assistance (PA) applicant briefings to help those affected by recent severe weather events apply for federal disaster recovery assistance.
June 24, 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 Kansas and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by a severe winter storm and record or near record snow during the period of March 26-29, 2009.
June 24, 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 Kansas. Assistance for the State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required: