LAS VEGAS, Nev -- The Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today it has obligated $1,587,555.12 in Public Assistance Program funds to reimburse state, county, local governments and certain non-profit organizations for losses suffered from the record and near record snow falls of December 29, 2004-January 2, 2005 and January 6-10, 2005.
LAS VEGAS, Nev. -- The Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today it has disbursed $563,274.57 in public assistance funds to reimburse state, county, local governments and certain non-profit organizations for losses suffered from record and near -record snowfall which occurred Dec. 29, 2004 through Jan. 2, 2005.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster funds have been authorized for Nevada to supplement emergency response efforts for the record snowstorm that struck the state beginning in late December.
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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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