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Kentucky Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Tornadoes (DR-1912)

Incident period: May 01, 2010 to June 01, 2010
Major Disaster Declaration declared on May 11, 2010

News

July 22, 2010 - News Release

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- More than $30 million now is in the hands of Kentuckians affected by May's severe storms and flooding. Two months after President Obama declared Kentucky eligible for federal disaster assistance:

July 9, 2010 - News Release

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Monday, July 12, is the last day Kentuckians who were affected by the severe storms and flooding of early May can register for disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Registration is simple. You can apply online anytime at www.DisasterAssistance.gov, or by phone at 800-621-FEMA (3362), TTY 800-462-7585. Phone lines are open every day from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. EDT.

July 2, 2010 - News Release

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The time to register for disaster assistance is winding down. Kentuckians who were affected by the severe storms and flooding of early May have until Monday, July 12 to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Registration is simple. You can apply online anytime at www.DisasterAssistance.gov, or by phone at 800-621-FEMA (3362), TTY 800-462-7585. Phone lines are open every day from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. EDT.

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance - Dollars Approved

Individuals & Household Program (IHP): Provides money and services to people in Presidentially declared disaster areas.

Housing Assistance (HA): Provides assistance for disaster-related housing needs.

Other Needs Assistance (ONA): Provides assistance for other disaster-related needs, such as furnishings, transportation, and medical.

Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved: Total Individual & Households Program - Dollars Approved* Total Housing Assistance - Dollars Approved* Total Other Needs Assistance - Dollars Approved*
Total Amount 4,258 $20,784,629.22 $17,774,255.03 $3,010,374.19
Last Updated: Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 05:05 (Updated daily)

Public Assistance - Dollars Approved

Public Assistance (PA): Disaster grant assistance available for communities to quickly respond to and recover from major disasters or emergencies declared by the President

Emergency Work (Categories A-B): Work that must be performed to reduce or eliminate an immediate threat to life, protect public health and safety, and to protect improved property that is significantly threatened due to disasters or emergencies declared by the President

Permanent Work (Categories C-G): Work that is required to restore a damaged facility, through repair or restoration, to its pre-disaster design, function, and capacity in accordance with applicable codes and standards

*Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.

*Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.

Total Public Assistance Grants - Dollars Obligated* Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated* Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated*
Total Amount $24,161,201.72 $2,121,540.43 $21,145,902.92
Last Updated: Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 06:41 (Updated daily)

Related Links


Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • Kentucky, FEMA-1912-DR (PDF 22KB)