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March 26, 2012
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- If you are one of the over 4,000 Kentuckians who have registered for disaster assistance with FEMA, you may have a family member, a neighbor or just know someone who has not applied for help. Getting assistance to everyone in the Commonwealth who is eligible is the reason the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Kentucky Emergency Management and the U.S. Small Business Administration officials have begun a “Tell Your Neighbor” campaign.
March 25, 2012
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency Mitigation specialists will be offering free information and answering questions about rebuilding for survivors of the recent tornadoes and storms throughout counties designated for federal disaster assistance. The FEMA teams will be at Walmart stores on March 29 through April 1 from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. in Rowan, Johnson, Laurel and Lawrence Counties.
March 24, 2012
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Persons and families in Kentucky who lost their rental homes or personal property in the recent severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that occurred Feb. 29 through March 3 may be eligible for disaster-related assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Renters who resided in an apartment, mobile home or leased house that was made unlivable because of disaster damage also are encouraged to contact FEMA.
March 23, 2012
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved more than $7 million for survivors of the recent severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding occurring Feb. 29-March 3, 2012.
March 22, 2012
News Release
WEST LIBERTY, Ky. -- Tears well in the corners of Anna Roller’s eyes as she watches Mennonite volunteers clear debris from her once heavily-wooded property. Anna Roller considers herself lucky. The tornados and storms that destroyed most of the business district and many homes in this tiny Kentucky town damaged or destroyed over 2800 homes across the Commonwealth. The storms left the Rollers’ house mostly intact but crushed their garage and turned a hardwood-studded hillside into a pile of kindling.
March 22, 2012
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency has announced that the disaster declaration for the Commonwealth of Kentucky has been amended to include an additional seven counties that will receive Public Assistance. The declaration is for damage caused by the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding occurring Feb. 29 through March 3.
March 22, 2012
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Kentucky senior citizens who receive disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency as a result of the recent severe storms and tornadoes will not lose their Social Security benefits nor have their benefits cut. Disaster grants will not affect income levels, which might cause a senior citizen to become ineligible for Medicaid, welfare assistance, food stamps or Aid to Families with Dependent Children. Seniors also should know that state/federal grants do not have to be repaid.
March 21, 2012
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Los sobrevivientes de las tormentas en los 21 condados de Kentucky designados para recibir Asistencia Individual de la Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias (FEMA, por sus siglas en inglés) luego de las severas tormentas, tornados, vientos en línea recta e inundaciones que ocurrieron entre el 29 de febrero y el 3 de marzo recibirán algunos beneficios fiscales federales y del estado.
March 20, 2012
Disaster Federal Register Notice
March 20, 2012
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. — Federal Emergency Management Agency Mitigation specialists will be offering free information and answering questions about rebuilding for survivors of the recent tornadoes and storms throughout the counties designated for federal disaster assistance. The FEMA teams will be at Lowe’s Home Improvement stores in Campbell, Johnson and Laurel counties, at Brown Home Center in Menifee County and at Beaver Dam Building Supply in Ohio County. The teams will be at the stores Wednesday, March 21 through Tuesday, March 27 at most locations. 

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