Arkansas Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1872)

Incident period: December 23, 2009 to January 2, 2010
Major Disaster Declaration declared on February 4, 2010

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

March 24, 2010
News Release
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Only five days remain until the March 29 deadline for Arkansas state and local agencies and certain private non-profit organizations in Pulaski County  that may be eligible for federal disaster assistance to submit Request for Public Assistance (RPA) forms to the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM).
March 22, 2010
News Release
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is sponsoring a campaign to educate consumers about floods and flood insurance.  The nationwide FloodSmart consumer campaign seeks to educate homeowners on protecting their homes and property from flooding, and on the need to understand that homeowners insurance will not cover damage from floods. 
March 8, 2010
News Release
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Even if you don’t live near water your home still has a chance of being flooded. In fact, 25 to 30 percent of flood insurance claims are paid in low risk areas. But the good news is a Preferred Risk Policy provides flood protection for properties outside of high-risk areas at substantially lower premiums.
March 3, 2010
News Release
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Only five days remain until the March 8 deadline for Arkansas state and local agencies and certain private non-profit organizations that may be eligible for federal disaster assistance to submit a Request for Public Assistance (RPA) form to the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM).
March 3, 2010
News Release
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has revised the flood maps for many areas of Arkansas. Pulaski County Flood Insurance Rate maps are in the appeal period and will be released at a future date. The revised maps will allow community planners, engineers, builders and others to make important determinations about where and how new structures and developments should be built.
March 1, 2010
News Release
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has amended the list of 24 Arkansas counties eligible to receive federal funding for the severe storms and flooding during the period of Dec. 23 to Jan. 2, to include Pulaski County.

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