District of Columbia (DC) Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm (DR-1882)

Incident period: December 18, 2009 to December 20, 2009
Major Disaster Declaration declared on March 3, 2010

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

September 23, 2010
News Release
REISTERSTOWN, Md. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today the approval of $2,364,361.42 in federal grant funds to the DC Department of Transportation (DCDOT).   This amount represents costs associated with their December 2009 and February 2010 severe winter storm damages.  To-date more than $5 million  has been obligated to the District for the two snow events.
April 9, 2010
News Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The District of Columbia Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency (HSEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced Public Assistance (PA) Applicant Briefings will be held for local governments and certain private non-profits affected by the December and February severe winter storms and snowstorms.
March 3, 2010
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 the District of Columbia. Assistance for the District and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:
March 3, 2010
News Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the District of Columbia to supplement recovery efforts in the areas struck by severe winter storm and snowstorm during the period of December 18, 2009, to December 20, 2009.
Main Content

Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • District of Columbia, FEMA-1882-DR (PDF 20KB)
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