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 30, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- In the month since Hurricane Irene struck North Carolina, nearly $1 million a day in state and federal aid has made its way to help individuals and families recover from the storm. More than $29.9 million in disaster assistance has been approved to help speed recovery across the 35 counties designated for individual assistance in the disaster declaration. October 31 is the deadline to apply for disaster assistance.
September 30, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- To help survivors with property damage and other setbacks from Hurricane Irene, a short-term disaster recovery center will open in Kenansville at noon on Monday, Oct. 3. The center is located at:Kenan Auditorium Gym437 North Main St.Kenansville, N.C. 28349 The center will remain open Tuesday through Friday, Oct. 6, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
September 30, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Those affected by Hurricane Irene who are not U.S. citizens -- but are in the United States legally -- can still apply for state and federal disaster assistance. In addition, parents and guardians of a child who is a citizen, noncitizen national or qualified alien may apply for assistance on behalf of the child.
September 29, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Those who lost work because of Hurricane Irene have only a few more days to seek disaster unemployment assistance. The North Carolina Employment Security Commission can pay benefits for work that was lost beginning the week of Sept. 3. The deadline to apply varies by county:
September 28, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- To help survivors with property damage and other setbacks from Hurricane Irene, a short-term disaster recovery center will open in Wilson at noon on Thursday, Sept. 29. The center is located at:The Old Vester Toyota Building900-C U.S. Highway 301 NorthWilson, N.C. 27893 The Wilson center will be open for four days -- Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Monday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
September 28, 2011
News Release
RALEIGH, N.C. -- All North Carolina disaster recovery centers are now open Monday through Saturday. The centers are open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. to help survivors of Hurricane Irene. At the centers, representatives from North Carolina Emergency Management, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the Small Business Administration and other agencies can explain assistance programs, help survivors apply for disaster aid and answer questions about the status of applications.

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Preliminary Damage Assessment

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