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Wisconsin Snow (EM-3285)

Incident period: February 05, 2008 to February 06, 2008
Emergency Declaration declared on March 19, 2008

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April 22, 2008 - News Release

MADISON, Wis. -- State and Federal officials will hold two briefings to help State, eligible local governments and non-profit organizations in the three add-on counties apply for federal disaster assistance in the wake of the February 5 - 6 severe snow storm.? The designated counties are Kenosha, Racine and Waukesha Counties.

April 14, 2008 - News Release

MADISON, Wis. -- State agencies, local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations in 8 Wisconsin counties face deadlines to apply for federal aid to help offset expenses related to emergency work from the February 5-6 severe snow storm. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Wisconsin Emergency Management (WEM) are partnering to help eligible applicants.

March 27, 2008 - News Release

MADISON, Wis. -- State and Federal officials will hold five briefings to help State, eligible local governments and non-profit organizations in eight counties apply for federal disaster assistance in the wake of the Feb.5 - 6 severe snow storm.? The designated counties are Dane, Dodge, Green, Jefferson, Milwaukee, Rock, Walworth, and Washington.

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 $8,596,849.56 $8,462,882.85 n/a
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 06:45 (Updated daily)

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