North Dakota Flooding (DR-1981)
Incident period: February 14, 2011 to July 20, 2011
Major Disaster Declaration declared on May 10, 2011
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
December 9, 2011
BISMARCK, N.D. -- Near the seven-month anniversary of the May 10 presidential declaration for North Dakota, state and federal officials report that more than $446 million in state and federal funds has been approved for North Dakotans in connection with spring and summer flooding.
November 16, 2011
BISMARCK, N.D. – Nearly five months after the Federal Emergency Management Agency began assisting North Dakotans with flood-damaged homes, more than 4,600 residents have moved into more than 1,550 temporary housing units provided through FEMA’s direct housing program. This is equivalent to housing everyone in a town the size of Grafton or the entire counties of Sargent or Sioux.
November 16, 2011
BISMARCK, N.D. - The last day for North Dakotans to register for federal disaster assistance is Monday, Nov. 21, and the last day of operation for the Disaster Recovery Center in Minot is Tuesday, Nov. 22. The last day for submitting applications for disaster loans to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is Monday, Nov. 21.
November 14, 2011
BISMARCK, N.D. – North Dakotans with flood-related damages to their homes, vehicles, personal property or businesses have approximately a week remaining – until Monday, Nov. 21 – to register for two types of disaster assistance. The programs include:
November 9, 2011
BISMARCK, N.D. -- The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Minot will be closed Friday and Saturday, Nov. 11 and 12, for the Veterans Day weekend. It will reopen on Monday, Nov. 14. Regular hours of operation for the DRC are: Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., and closed on Sunday. The DRC is located in the Dakota Mall, 2400 10th Street SW, Minot, ND 58701.
November 8, 2011
BISMARCK, N.D. – FEMA recognized the outstanding success and collaboration among local, state and federal agencies with an Administrator’s Award for Innovation. Thanks to a new communications and cross-team strategy for managing search and rescue (SAR) efforts through a Response Operations Center (ROC), emergency responders found it easier to help residents caught in the turmoil of Red River Valley flooding this spring.
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Preliminary Damage Assessment
- North Dakota, FEMA-1981-DR (PDF 18KB)