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
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.
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 made available for New Hampshire to supplement emergency response efforts for a second record snowstorm that struck the state in early February.
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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