Virginia Severe Winter Storms and Snowstorms (DR-1905)
Incident period: February 5, 2010 to February 11, 2010
Major Disaster Declaration declared on April 27, 2010
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
October 7, 2010
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The catastrophic winter storms that inundated Virginia in December and February left the Commonwealth blanketed with record and near record snow amounts. The result was two presidential disaster declarations which, as of September 30, has resulted in federal grants from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) totaling $28,459,094.47
July 13, 2010
RICHMOND, VA. -- The Virginia Department of Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced Page County is designated eligible for Public Assistance for the February 5-11, 2010, severe winter storms and snowstorms.
April 27, 2010
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 Commonwealth of Virginia to supplement commonwealth and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe winter storms and snowstorms during the period of February 5-11, 2010.
April 27, 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 Commonwealth of Virginia: Assistance for the State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required: