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New Hampshire Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1913)

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Incident period: March 14, 2010 to March 31, 2010
Major Disaster Declaration declared on May 12, 2010


May 24, 2010 - News Release

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced it is expanding disaster assistance in New Hampshire to include Hillsborough County. Federal funds will be available to support state and local recovery efforts impacted by severe storms and flooding that occurred March 14-31, 2010.  This decision amends the major disaster declaration by President Obama on May 12 which provided assistance to Rockingham County.

May 12, 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 the state of New Hampshire: Assistance for the State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:

May 12, 2010 - News Release

WASHINGTON, DC. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Craig Fugate announced today a major disaster exists in the State of New Hampshire and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms and flooding during the period of March 14-31, 2010. 

Financial Assistance

If and when individual assistance money is approved for this disaster, it will be displayed here. Information is updated every 24 hours.

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 $2,503,299.36 $405,170.18 $2,081,702.18
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 07:46 (Updated daily)

Related Links

Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • New Hampshire, FEMA-1913-DR (PDF 21KB)