State of Ohio
Federal Emergency Declaration Fact Sheet
July 5, 2012
Please note: This emergency declaration has been amended as indicated below in bold.
INCIDENT: Severe Storms
INCIDENT PERIOD: June 29, 2012 – July 2, 2012
FEDERAL COORDINATING OFFICER: W. Michael Moore
National FCO Program
DESIGNATIONS AND TYPES OF ASSISTANCE:
The Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), is authorized to provide appropriate assistance for required emergency measures, authorized under Title V of the Stafford Act, to save lives and to protect property and public health and safety, or to lessen or avert the threat of a catastrophe in the designated areas. Specifically, FEMA is authorized to provide emergency protective measures (Category B), limited to direct federal assistance, under the Public Assistance program at 75 percent federal funding.
This assistance is for all 88 counties in the State of Ohio.
OTHER: Additional designations may be made at a later date if requested by the State and warranted by the results of further evaluation.
Note: This is an emergency declaration.