Virginia Earthquake (DR-4042)
Incident period: August 23, 2011 to October 25, 2011
Major Disaster Declaration declared on November 4, 2011
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November 4, 2011
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the Commonwealth of Virginia and ordered federal aid to supplement commonwealth and local recovery efforts in the area affected by an earthquake during the period of August 23 to October 25, 2011. The President's action makes federal funding available to affected individuals in Louisa County.