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News: Kentucky Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Tornadoes

May 14, 2010
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) operated by the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the Federal Emergency Management Agency is opening Saturday, May 15, in Rowan County to assist those affected by severe storms, flooding, mudslides and tornadoes that started on May 1, 2010. The DRC is located at: Rowan County Rescue Squad building1350 Divide Hill Rd.Morehead, KY 40351
May 12, 2010
News Release
ATLANTA, Ga. – People in eight Kentucky counties – Casey, Lewis, Lincoln, Logan, Metcalfe, Rockcastle, Rowan and Woodford – are now eligible for help from the state and the Federal Emergency Management Agency as they recover from severe storms, flooding, mudslides, and tornadoes that struck the commonwealth beginning May 1.
May 11, 2010
News Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Craig Fugate announced today that federal disaster aid has been made available to supplement commonwealth and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms, flooding, mudslides, and tornadoes beginning on May 1, 2010, and continuing. The President's action makes federal funding available to affected individuals in the counties of Casey, Lewis, Lincoln, Logan, Metcalfe, Rockcastle, Rowan, and Woodford.
May 11, 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 Kentucky. Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required: