WASHINGTON, D.C. -- FEMA made federal funds available on July 3 to help Nevada battle a wildfire near Carson City. The wildfire, designated the "Mira Loma" fire, broke out on 5,000 acres and at its height, threatened 100 homes in Lockwood, Nev. and 300-350 homes in Highlands, Nev. Local officials indicated voluntary evacuations were in effect over the weekend. The fire was reported contained by Sunday, July 4. At least two structures were lost to before the fire was contained.
If and when individual assistance money is approved for this disaster, it will be displayed here. Information is updated every 24 hours.
Public Assistance - Dollars ApprovedPublic Assistance Definitions
Public Assistance (PA): Disaster grant assistance available for communities to quickly respond to and recover from major disasters or emergencies declared by the President
Emergency Work (Categories A-B): Work that must be performed to reduce or eliminate an immediate threat to life, protect public health and safety, and to protect improved property that is significantly threatened due to disasters or emergencies declared by the President
Permanent Work (Categories C-G): Work that is required to restore a damaged facility, through repair or restoration, to its pre-disaster design, function, and capacity in accordance with applicable codes and standards
*Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.
*Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.
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