North Carolina Hurricane Irene (EM-3327)
Incident period: August 25, 2011 to September 1, 2011
Emergency Declaration declared on August 25, 2011
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
August 30, 2011
The administration, coordinated through FEMA, is committed to bringing all of the resources of the federal family to bear to support the states and territories that have been affected by Hurricane Irene. FEMA, through our regional offices in Boston, MA, Philadelphia, PA, New York City, NY, Atlanta, GA, and our Caribbean Area Office in Puerto Rico, have been in close contact and coordination with the states and territories that have been affected.
August 28, 2011
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Eighteen additional counties in North Carolina affected by Hurricane Irene have been added to President Obama's August 25 emergency declaration, according to officials with the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency.
August 25, 2011
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal aid has been made available to North Carolina to supplement the state and local response efforts in the area due to the emergency conditions resulting from Hurricane Irene beginning on August 25, 2011, and continuing.
August 25, 2011
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 Carolina. Assistance for the State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required: