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May 24, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Beginning May 25, Community Education and Outreach teams from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be offering advice to Paducah area homeowners, renters and business owners on clean-up and rebuilding procedures following the recent flooding. The outreach teams will suggest mitigation measures to reduce or eliminate the long term risk to human life and property from hazards such as flooding and high winds.
May 24, 2011
News Release
Frankfort, Ky. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will open Disaster Recovery Centers in McCracken and Livingston counties Wednesday, May 25 at 1 p.m. to help people affected by the recent severe storms, tornadoes and flooding. Representatives of the Kentucky Division of Emergency Management, U.S. Small Business Administration and FEMA will be available to explain assistance programs and help survivors apply for disaster aid.
May 23, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. ?-- To help individuals affected by the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding from April 22 to May 20, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has teams in the designated counties meeting with disaster survivors to tell them about the types of assistance that may be available to help with their recovery.
May 23, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Less than one week after being designated for Individual Assistance, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved more than $1.1 million in disaster assistance for affected homeowners, renters and business in the Commonwealth.
May 21, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Kentucky residents should be alert for individuals trying to scam those seeking assistance following the recent severe storms and flooding. Unfortunately, after a disaster, some individuals try and take advantage of people looking for help, trying to gather personal information or to collect payment for disaster assistance.
May 21, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- After a flood, as residents return home, recovery experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) want Kentuckians to be on the lookout for mold, which can cause serious health concerns if not cleaned up properly. Water-damaged rooms are ideal for mold to flourish. Cleaning mold quickly and completely is essential for a healthy home, especially for people suffering from allergies and asthma.
May 20, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky.  — Homeowners, renters and businesses in eleven Kentucky counties who suffered damages in the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding on April 22, 2011 and continuing can now begin the process of applying for federal and Commonwealth disaster assistance by phone or online. Federal assistance is available to affected individuals in Boyd, Crittenden, Graves, Hardin, Hickman, Jefferson, Marshall, McCracken, Livingston, Union and Webster counties.
May 20, 2011
Disaster Federal Register Notice
May 20, 2011
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Inspectors from the Federal Emergency Management Agency are contacting disaster survivors who suffered damage to their home or rental residence from the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding ?beginning on April 22, 2011. FEMA inspectors are not wearing FEMA clothing but will have valid identification with their name and photograph. They will not ask residents for personal financial information like social security numbers or bank account information.
May 19, 2011
Disaster Federal Register Notice

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