West Virginia Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Landslides (DR-1893)

Incident period: March 12, 2010 to April 9, 2010
Major Disaster Declaration declared on March 29, 2010

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

April 15, 2010
News Release
BEAVER, W.Va. -- For many West Virginians recovering from the March storms and flooding, completing a disaster loan application is an essential step. Money for repairs and replacement of flood-damaged real estate and personal property may come in the form of low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
April 14, 2010
News Release
BEAVER, W. Va. -- The Disaster Recovery Center in Rainelle, Greenbrier County, will cease operations at the close of business Friday, April 16. The center located at Rainelle City Hall, 201 Kanawha Pike, is operated by the West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency.  It will be open daily from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. until Friday.
April 14, 2010
News Release
BEAVER, W. Va. -- If the March storms and flooding left you entangled in a legal issue, free Disaster Legal Services may be able to help. Applicants who have limited income or who are unable to obtain legal counsel on their own can apply for free legal services for disaster-related legal problems. To be eligible, they need to live, work or own a business in Fayette, Greenbrier, Kanawha, Mercer or Raleigh counties.
April 14, 2010
News Release
BEAVER, W. Va. -- A new Fayette County Disaster Recovery Center will open on Thursday at the National Guard Armory in Glen Jean to assist West Virginians who suffered damages and loss as a result of last month’s severe storms and flooding. The center, operated by the West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), is at the following location: Fayette CountyWest Virginia National Guard Amory409 Wood Mountain RoadGlen Jean, WV 25846
April 9, 2010
News Release
BEAVER, W. Va. -- Repairing or rebuilding a flood-damaged home? Working on ways to make your home more disaster-resistant? Have questions about your flood insurance? Free Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) information will be offered in the Lowe’s home improvement store in Beckley next week. FEMA mitigation specialists will provide one-on-one assistance for West Virginians who are interested in better protecting their homes and properties from disasters. The display will be staffed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Sunday, April 12-18, at the location below:
April 9, 2010
News Release
BEAVER, W. Va. -- A fourth Disaster Recovery Center is scheduled to open Monday to assist West Virginians who suffered damages and loss as a result of last month?s severe storms and flooding. The center, operated by the West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), will be at the following location: Mercer County Mercer County Health Center 978 Blue Prince Road, GreenValley Bluefield, WV 24701

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Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • West Virginia, FEMA-1893-DR (PDF 22KB)
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