Pennsylvania Tropical Storm Lee (DR-4030)

Incident period: September 3, 2011 to October 15, 2011
Major Disaster Declaration declared on September 12, 2011

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

May 10, 2013
News Release
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Community leaders from areas hit hard by Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee met in Sayre on Saturday, April 27, 2013 to discuss best practices, challenges and objectives for moving forward as their towns continue to rebuild. The collaboration is an initiative to keep local organizations strong and growing in the direction of continued recovery.   
March 1, 2013
News Release
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- More than $3.2 million has been awarded to fund a hazard mitigation project in Springfield Township, the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today.
December 27, 2012
Blog entry
A bridge is one of those things that can so easily be taken for granted. Even one that we may rely on to cut our day-to-day work commute in half, or allows us more frequent trips to the grocery store, after a while, can seem like an assumed part of life. But when these critical conduits are lost, as was the case when Hurricane Irene devastated parts of Forkston, a township near the northeast corner of Pennsylvania, the significance of these vital crossings is more fully realized.          
June 7, 2012
News Release
HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Commonwealth recently provided a $3,176,028.54 grant to the Danville Area School District to repair or replace damaged buildings and equipment to the Danville Middle school caused by the effects of Tropical Storm Lee.  The grant represents a 75 percent federal share and a 25 percent Commonwealth share of the project costs.
June 7, 2012
News Release
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- An additional $7.1 million in federal funding has been approved by FEMA for property acquisitions.  This is the latest round of funding to permanently remove flood-prone properties in eight hard hit Pennsylvania counties.  Additional projects continue to be approved as the application process moves ahead and program requirements are met.
June 7, 2012
News Release
HARRISBURG, Pa. — An additional $7.1 million in federal funding has been approved by FEMA for property acquisitions.  This is the latest round of funding to permanently remove flood-prone properties in eight hard hit Pennsylvania counties.  Additional projects continue to be approved as the application process moves ahead and program requirements are met.

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