BOSTON, Mass. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has obligated more than $6.5 million to reimburse state and local governments in New Hampshire for costs incurred in three snow storms that hit the state earlier this year, according to disaster recovery officials. Total aid for the storms is $6,892,023.87.The funds were allocated through FEMA’s Public Assistance program. President George W. Bush declared the emergencies after a request from Governor John Lynch following the storms.JANUARY STORM DAMAGE
News: New Hampshire Snow
August 25, 2005
April 7, 2005
NEWINGTON, N.H. -- Briefings have been scheduled throughout New Hampshire to explain the application process to obtain federal assistance to supplement state and local governments’ costs for cleanup of two recent record or near-record snowfalls Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials announced today.
March 30, 2005
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal disaster funds have been made available for New Hampshire to supplement the emergency response to the record snowfall that hit the state in late January, the head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today.