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 6, 2010
News Release
BEAVER, W. Va. -- West Virginians who suffered damages and loss as a result of last month's severe storms and flooding can find information about federal and state disaster assistance at a Disaster Recovery Center in Fayette County. The center, operated by the West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is scheduled to be open from 1 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 7, at the following location:
April 3, 2010
News Release
BEAVER, W. Va. -- The West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced the opening of Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) in Greenbrier and Raleigh counties.  Disaster Recovery Center staff will assist residents, employees and business owners who were affected by the severe storms, flooding, mudslides and landslides that caused serious damage beginning on March 12, 2010, and resulted in a federal disaster declaration. The DRCs are located at the following locations:
March 29, 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 West Virginia. Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required:
March 29, 2010
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 State of West Virginia.  The assistance will supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms, flooding, mudslides, and landslides beginning on March 12, 2010, and continuing.

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How to Apply for Assistance

» Apply Online
» Call 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) / 1-800-462-7585 (TTY)

» What is Disaster Assistance
» Individual Assistance
» Hazard Mitigation


Preliminary Damage Assessment

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