Kentucky Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding (DR-1855)

Incident period: August 4, 2009
Major Disaster Declaration declared on August 14, 2009

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August 14, 2009
News Release
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 Kentucky. Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required:
August 14, 2009
News Release
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 Kentucky and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area by severe storms, straight-line winds, and flooding on August 4, 2009.


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Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • Kentucky, FEMA-1855-DR (PDF 25KB)
State/Tribal Government: 
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