North Carolina Hurricane Irene (DR-4019)

Incident period: August 25, 2011 to September 1, 2011
Major Disaster Declaration declared on August 31, 2011

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

September 11, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- People and businesses in Pender and Wayne counties are now eligible for federal disaster assistance to help them recover from Hurricane Irene.
September 9, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- When waters flood a home or business it may cause mold to grow on walls and flooring within 24 to 48 hours. Even worse, mold will continue growing until steps are taken to eliminate the problem. Mold and mildew can cause serious health problems, as well as structural damage to a home when a property has experienced flooding. Cleaning up quickly and drying out thoroughly may help prevent immediate and long-term health problems.
September 9, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- A disaster recovery center has opened in Onslow County to help those with property damage and other setbacks from Hurricane Irene. The Onslow County disaster recovery center is open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week until further notice at: Former Navy Federal Credit Union201 Wilmington HighwayJacksonville, N.C. 28540
September 8, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Disaster recovery centers are now open in Beaufort and Pitt counties to help those with property damage and other setbacks from Hurricane Irene. The following centers are open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week unless noted otherwise: Tyrrell CountyTyrrell Hall906 Highway 64 EastColumbia, N.C. 27925 Carteret CountyCarteret County Health Department3820 Bridges St., Suite AMorehead City, N.C. 28557
September 8, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Inspectors from the Federal Emergency Management Agency are currently contacting disaster applicants in the North Carolina counties whose primary residence sustained damage from Hurricane Irene. Inspectors are private contractors who wear official FEMA identification. Authorized inspectors will only confirm personal detailed information that has been provided previously during the registration process. There is no charge for the inspection. It's important to keep the scheduled appointment to make sure the assistance process moves quickly.
September 7, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- For many North Carolinians who need help recovering from Hurricane Irene, registering with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and completing a disaster loan application from the Small Business Administration are essential. "Registering with FEMA is the first step toward disaster recovery," said state Emergency Management Director Doug Hoell. "The second step is completing and returning the SBA loan application."

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Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • North Carolina, FEMA-4019-DR (PDF 21KB)
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