West Virginia Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Flooding, Mudslides, and Landslides (DR-4059)

Incident period: February 29, 2012 to March 5, 2012
Major Disaster Declaration declared on March 16, 2012

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March 16, 2012
News Release
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 West Virginia. Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required:
March 16, 2012
News Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- 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 West Virginia and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe storms, tornadoes, flooding, mudslides, and landslides during the period of February 29 to March 5, 2012. The President's action makes federal funding available to affected individuals in the counties of Lincoln, Marion, and Wayne.


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