Vermont Severe Storms And Flooding (DR-4001)
Incident period: May 26, 2011 to May 27, 2011
Major Disaster Declaration declared on July 8, 2011
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
July 11, 2011
Burlington, Vt. -- A mobile Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) is now open in Newport to assist individuals, households and businesses with disaster-related damage caused by late spring storms and flooding in Vermont. The DRC is staffed with disaster recovery specialists from various federal, state and local agencies and organizations who can provide information and answer questions about storm-related assistance. The mobile unit is located at:Newport City Hall Gymnasium222 Main StreetNewport, VT 05855
July 9, 2011
BURLINGTON, Vt. -- To help entire communities recover from this spring's severe storms and flooding, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and Vermont Emergency Management are working to make sure people with disabilities and those with access and functional needs have equal access to disaster assistance programs.
July 8, 2011
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama’s major disaster declaration issued for Vermont. Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required:
July 8, 2011
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the state of Vermont to supplement the state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms and flooding during the period of May 26-27, 2011.