West Virginia Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Landslides (DR-1918)

Incident period: June 12, 2010 to June 29, 2010
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 24, 2010

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

July 6, 2010
News Release
BEAVER, W. Va. -- Nearly $2 million has been approved in federal disaster grants to help West Virginians affected by the June 12 severe storms and flooding. Following the major disaster declaration by President Obama, officials from the West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (WVDHSEM) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have been working in close partnership to help affected residents get back on their feet.
July 4, 2010
News Release
BEAVER, W. Va. -- A Disaster Recovery Center will open at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 6 in Welch to assist West Virginians with property damages and losses from severe storms and flooding that began on June 12. The center will be in the National Guard Armory at 600 Stewart St. on State Highway 16 in Welch. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (WVDHSEM) are providing assistance in Logan, McDowell, Mingo, and Wyoming counties. Disaster Recovery Centers are at the following locations:
July 3, 2010
News Release
BEAVER, W. Va. -- Free Disaster Legal Services are being offered to West Virginians with legal complications arising from June storms and flooding. To be eligible, a resident must fit all of these categories:
July 2, 2010
News Release
BEAVER, W. Va. – Mitigation specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be at Lowe’s Home Improvement store to speak with West Virginians. They will offer tips on how to lessen the damage to their homes and businesses from future flooding. The specialists will have a display booth at the location below starting Friday, July 2, 9am to 8pm, until further notice. Lowe’s Home ImprovementNorman Morgan Blvd, US Rt. 119Logan, WV 25601
July 1, 2010
News Release
BEAVER, W. Va. -- Community Relations specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are on foot in West Virginia putting disaster recovery information into the hands of flood survivors.
July 1, 2010
News Release
BEAVER, W. Va. -- A Mobile Disaster Recovery Center will open tomorrow, July 2, at 1 p.m.at Hanover Head Start Center in Wyoming County. The recovery center will assist West Virginians with property damage and losses from severe storms and flooding that began on June 12. President Obama's major disaster declaration authorized the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to provide assistance in four counties: Logan, McDowell, Mingo, and Wyoming.

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