Connecticut Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1904)

Incident period: March 12, 2010 to May 17, 2010
Major Disaster Declaration declared on April 23, 2010

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

June 7, 2010
News Release
WALLINGFORD, Conn. -- Over the next three weeks, teams of hazard mitigation specialists with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be available at six home improvement stores in Connecticut to provide information and answer residents’ questions about protecting their homes from future disaster damage.
June 7, 2010
News Release
WALLINGFORD, Conn. -- Inspectors from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are in the field as an important part of the recovery process for people affected by the March 12 to May 17 severe storms and flooding. Currently time from registration for disaster assistance to inspection averages 48 hours.
June 5, 2010
News Release
WALLINGFORD, Conn. -- Disasters by their very nature are unpredictable, which is why the Connecticut Department of Emergency Management and Homeland Security and the Federal Emergency Management Agency want you to get ready now. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Ready campaign offers three simple steps to ensure the safety and well-being of you and your loved ones: Get a kit Make a plan Be informed Get a kit
June 4, 2010
News Release
WALLINGFORD, Conn. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Connecticut Department of Emergency Management and Homeland Security tell Connecticut residents not to disqualify themselves from federal and state disaster assistance due to misinformation. “The last thing you need in a disaster is misinformation,” said Federal Coordinating Officer Michael Parker. “And the best way to avoid that problem is to call and ask what kind of assistance is available to you.”
June 3, 2010
News Release
WALLINGFORD, Conn. -- Four new Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) will open Friday, June 4 and Saturday, June 5 in Connecticut to assist individuals, households and businesses affected by the severe storms and flooding from March 12 to May 17. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), in partnership with the Connecticut Department of Emergency Management and Homeland Security are staffing the DRCs with specialists who are ready to help survivors through the process of applying for disaster assistance. Opening dates and locations are:
June 2, 2010
News Release
WALLINGFORD, Conn. -- State and federal officials announced the opening of a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Groton, Conn. Thursday, June 3, to assist those affected by the damage and losses caused by severe storms and flooding March 12 to May 17.

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Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • Connecticut, FEMA-1904-DR (PDF 22KB)
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