North Dakota Flooding (EM-3318)

Incident period: April 5, 2011 to July 1, 2011
Emergency Declaration declared on April 7, 2011

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

May 28, 2011
News Release
Bismarck, N.D. – The Federal Emergency Declaration that was issued by President Obama on April 7 to assist North Dakota’s statewide flood fight has been expanded to include Burleigh, Emmons, Mercer, McLean, Morton, Oliver and Sioux Counties and the reservation of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. 
April 15, 2011
News Release
Bismarck, N.D. - The Federal Emergency Declaration that was issued by President Obama on April 7 has been expanded to include Ransom County.  "We realize the impact flooding is having on Ransom County," said FEMA Federal Coordinating Officer Willie Nunn. "This declaration allows the federal government to provide life-saving and life-sustaining resources where needs are identified by state and local officials."
April 13, 2011
News Release
Bismarck, N.D. – The Federal Emergency Declaration that was issued by President Obama on April 7 has been expanded to include Grand Forks, Pembina, Walsh and Ward Counties.  “This spring’s flooding continues to unfold,” said FEMA Federal Coordinating Officer Willie Nunn. “As the situation has evolved we have expanded the declaration so that the federal government can provide life-saving and life-sustaining resources to these additional areas.”
April 7, 2011
News Release
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama's emergency disaster declaration issued for North Dakota. Assistance for the State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:
April 7, 2011
News Release
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to North Dakota to supplement the state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by flooding beginning on April 5, 2011, and continuing.
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