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May 12, 2010
News Release
HUNTSVILLE – The Alabama Emergency Management Agency and Federal Emergency Management Agency Disaster Recovery Center at the Fyffe Senior Center will close at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 12. The center, located at 413 Graves Street in Fyffe, will re-open as a Small Business Administration Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC), Thursday, May 13. The center will be open on the following days only:  Thursday, May 13; Friday, May 14; and Monday, May 17. Business hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
May 12, 2010
News Release
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- People in northern Alabama who are planning to repair and rebuild after the severe storms and tornadoes of late April will likely need contractors. When it comes to choosing professional construction help, the Alabama Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency are urging citizens to be smart consumers – aware that there are some scam artists who take advantage of dazed storm survivors. To help the process go smoothly, recovery officials are offering the following suggestions:
May 12, 2010
News Release
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Those affected by the Alabama storms and tornadoes of late April who are not U.S. citizens – but are in the United States legally – can still apply for disaster assistance, said officials from the Alabama Emergency Management Agency (AEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
May 10, 2010
News Release
HUNTSVILLE -- Specialists with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are in Marshall County to help people in Alabama build better, build stronger and build safer. An information booth is open  8 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily at the Lowe’s at 11190 U.S. Highway 431 South in Guntersville where FEMA bilingual staff will provide one-on-one assistance for those interested in rebuilding their homes with better protection for their families from future disasters.
May 8, 2010
Disaster Federal Register Notice
May 8, 2010
News Release
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Walker County has been designated for Individual Assistance and Public Assistance as part of Alabama’s federal disaster declaration, according to officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. This announcement brings the total number of counties designated for Individual Assistance to three. DeKalb and Marshall are the other counties previously designated for individual assistance as a result of the late April severe storms and tornadoes.
May 8, 2010
Disaster Federal Register Notice
May 5, 2010
News Release
ATLANTA, Ga. -- DeKalb County residents who sustained losses in the severe storms and tornadoes of late April still have a week to visit Disaster Recovery Centers open in Fyffe and Fort Payne.
May 4, 2010
News Release
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Disaster Recovery Centers operated by the Alabama Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency opened Tuesday in DeKalb and Marshall counties for those affected by severe spring storms and tornadoes of late April. The Disaster Recovery Centers in DeKalb County are located at: DeKalb County Senior Center600 Tyler Avenue SEFort Payne, AL 35967 Fyffe Senior Center413 Graves StreetFyffe, AL 35967 The Disaster Recovery Center in Marshall County is located at:
May 3, 2010
News Release
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 state of Alabama to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds, and flooding during the period of April 24-25, 2010. The President's action makes Federal funding available to affected individuals in DeKalb and Marshall counties.

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