New York Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm (DR-1957)

Incident period: December 26, 2010 to December 27, 2010
Major Disaster Declaration declared on February 18, 2011

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March 14, 2011
News Release
LATHAM, N.Y.  -- The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is one of the few sources of insurance for communities in New York and across the nation.  But what you don't know about flood insurance can hurt you. The Federal Emergency Management Agency has compiled the following key facts that everyone should know about flood insurance:
February 18, 2011
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 New York. Assistance for State and Eligible Local Governments Can Include as Required:
February 18, 2011
News Release
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to New York to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by a severe winter storm and snowstorm during the period of December 26-27, 2010.


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Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • New York, FEMA-1957-DR (PDF 21KB)
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