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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 12, 2010
News Release
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- A Disaster Recovery Center operated by the Alabama Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency in Walker County is open in Parrish for those affected by the severe spring storms and tornadoes of late April. The Disaster Recovery Center is set up at the Parrish Church of the Nazarene, 1436 New Parrish Highway, Parrish, AL 35580. The center is open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Saturday, May 15.
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
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 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
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 Alabama.Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required:

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