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April 23, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Disaster recovery centers opened Saturday in Bladen and Harnett counties to help those whose homes or businesses were affected by recent storms and tornadoes. Centers will be open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week at the following addresses: Bladen County                                             Powell-Melvin Agricultural Center                450 Smith Circle                                            Elizabethtown, NC 28337                             
April 22, 2011
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RALEIGH, N.C.  -- Community relations teams from the state of North Carolina and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are on foot in many storm-damaged counties, delivering  recovery information to area residents who had losses from recent storms, tornadoes and flooding.  They help storm survivors register for federal disaster assistance. FEMA team members wear FEMA shirts and photo IDs.  Assistance from FEMA could include:
April 22, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Disaster recovery centers opened Friday in Lee, Johnston and Wake counties to help those whose homes or businesses were affected by recent storms and tornadoes. Centers will be open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week at the following addresses: Lee County                                                    McSwain Agricultural Center              2420 Tramway Road                                   Sanford, NC 27332                          
April 22, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Operating a chain saw is not like riding a bicycle.  If it’s been awhile since you used your saw, the technique might not come back to you all at once, but the saw might. The N.C. Division of Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency urge caution around chainsaws and all clean up tasks, tools, chemicals and machinery.
April 21, 2011
News Release
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Eight additional counties have been designated for disaster assistance to households and businesses as part of North Carolina's federal disaster declaration, according to officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.  The latest counties are Craven, Currituck, Greene, Hertford, Hoke, Pitt, Robeson and Sampson. Counties previously designated are Bertie, Bladen, Cumberland, Halifax, Harnett, Johnston, Lee, Onslow, Wake and Wilson.
April 21, 2011
Disaster Federal Register Notice
April 21, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Disaster recovery centers opened Thursday in Bertie and Cumberland counties to help those whose homes or businesses were affected by recent storms and tornadoes. Centers will be open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week at the following addresses: Bertie CountyColerain Community Building106 W. Academy St.Colerain, NC 27924 Cumberland CountyDepartment of Social Services1ST floor conference room1225 Ramsey St.Fayetteville, NC 28301
April 21, 2011
Disaster Federal Register Notice
April 19, 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 North Carolina to supplement the state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms, tornadoes and flooding on April 16, 2011. The President's action makes Federal funding available to affected individuals in the counties of Bertie, Bladen, Cumberland, Halifax, Harnett, Johnston, Lee, Onslow, Wake, and Wilson.
April 19, 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 North Carolina. Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required:

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