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Florida Suwannee Fire Complex (FM-2306)

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Incident period: June 05, 2000 to December 31, 1969
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on June 05, 2000


June 6, 2000 - News Release

Washington, DC -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency reported today that federal firefighting funds have been authorized for the Suwannee Fire Complex located in the northern Florida counties of Baker, Bradford, Columbia, Hamilton, Suwannee and Union. According to the agency, the aid requested by the state was approved last night after it was reported that the fire complex, consisting of 19 uncontrolled fires, posed an immediate threat to approximately 100 homes in Union County.

Financial Assistance

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 Approved

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.

Total Public Assistance Grants - Dollars Obligated* Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated* Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated*
Total Amount $646,465.83 $646,465.83 n/a
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 08:23 (Updated daily)

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