Connecticut Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1904)
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
June 2, 2010
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.
May 20, 2010
WALLINGFORD, Conn. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Public Assistance (PA) program has been coordinating with local and state officials in Connecticut to complete the federal disaster assistance application process.
May 17, 2010
WALLINGFORD, Conn. -- As a result of March’s severe storms and flooding, help is available to support the state of Connecticut and its homeowners and low-income renters, according to U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) officials. The federal disaster declaration on April 23 for Fairfield, Middlesex and New London Counties allows HUD to offer foreclosure relief and other assistance to certain residents living in these counties. HUD is:
May 10, 2010
WALLINGFORD, Conn. -- Certain private nonprofit (PNP) groups in the disaster-designated counties that experienced damages from the severe storms and flooding occurring March 12 and continuing may be eligible for Public Assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). That includes eligible PNPs in the counties of Fairfield, Middlesex and New London.
May 7, 2010
WALLINGFORD, Conn. -- Due to the severe storms and flooding March 12 and continuing, residents may find their homes affected by storm-water damage. For those who are just returning to their homes to begin cleaning up, the following precautions should be taken to minimize the likelihood of mold contamination:
April 23, 2010
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 State of Connecticut Assistance for the State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:
Incident period: March 12, 2010 to May 17, 2010
Major Disaster Declaration declared on April 23, 2010