Vermont Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1995)
Incident period: April 23, 2011 to May 9, 2011
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 15, 2011
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
June 27, 2011
Burlington, Vt. -- If Vermont residents called the state's 2-1-1 service during or after the April storms and flooding to report their damages, it is not the same as registering for FEMA assistance. Vermont 2-1-1 is a permanent resource that provides information and referrals within the state. The FEMA registration line (1-800-621-3362) is the only phone number that enters flood survivors into the system for federal assistance.
June 15, 2011
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to Vermont to supplement the state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms and flooding during the period of April 23 to May 9, 2011. The President's action makes federal funding available to affected individuals in the counties of Addison, Chittenden, Essex, Franklin, Grand Isle, Lamoille, and Orleans.
June 15, 2011
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 Vermont. Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required: