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South Dakota Skyline #2 Fire (FM-2569)

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Incident period: July 16, 2005 to July 17, 2005
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on July 16, 2005


July 17, 2005 - News Release

DENVER, Colo. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security?s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) last night authorized the use of federal funds to help South Dakota fight the Skyline Number Two Fire in Pennington County, South Dakota. When the State of South Dakota requested federal assistance the fire was threatening 200 homes in Rapid City and more than 50 households had been evacuated.

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 $14,231.10 $1,358.83 n/a
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 07:42 (Updated daily)

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