Connecticut Severe Storm (DR-4046)
Incident period: October 29, 2011 to October 30, 2011
Major Disaster Declaration declared on November 17, 2011
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
January 18, 2012
Operations in Connecticut are progressing at a steady pace. As of today, 247 Requests for Public Assistance have been received and “kickoff” meetings began this week.
December 30, 2011
WINDSOR, Conn. -- In 2011, Connecticut was hammered by severe weather, resulting in three major declarations and two emergency declarations. The Federal Emergency Management Agency's Public Assistance (PA) program provides supplemental federal assistance to local, county and tribal governments, to state government agencies, and to certain private nonprofit organizations, all of which must meet specific criteria.
November 23, 2011
On behalf of all of us working for FEMA throughout the State of Connecticut, I’d like to wish you and your families a safe and joyous Thanksgiving holiday. Many members of our FEMA family will be spending the Thanksgiving holiday among you, so I’d like to thank you in advance for your hospitality and friendship. ...
November 17, 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 State of Connecticut and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by a severe storm during the period of October 29-30, 2011.
November 17, 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 the State of Connecticut. Assistance for the State, Tribal and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required: