West Virginia Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Landslides (DR-4061)
Incident period: March 15, 2012 to March 31, 2012
Major Disaster Declaration declared on March 22, 2012
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
March 29, 2012
CHARLESTON, WV -- Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency will be in Logan County to provide guidance and information on flood cleanup, flood insurance, flood repair and rebuilding to Logan County residents recovering from the recent storms. FEMA representatives will be in Logan County from April 2 through 17, 2012 at: Lowe’s91 Norman Morgan BlvdLogan, WV 25601Hours are 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday – Saturday; unavailable on Sundays The mitigation experts will provide information on:
March 28, 2012
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- The five state and federal Disaster Recovery Centers open in West Virginia to assist individuals, households and businesses that suffered damage from the recent storms will operate on new schedules beginning Saturday, March 31, Federal Emergency Management Agency officials said Thursday. The new hours are: Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at: Lincoln County Duval Fire Company 5237 Straightfork Road Griffithsville, WV
March 27, 2012
CHARLESTON, W.V. -- West Virginia residents in Lincoln, Logan, Marion and Wayne counties who registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency will receive a letter after they apply for disaster assistance. The letter explains the current status of an individual's disaster assistance application.
March 26, 2012
CHARLESTON, W. Va. – President Obama has designated four counties in West Virginia – Lincoln, Marion, Wayne and Logan -- as eligible to apply for Individual and Households Assistance to help recover from the damage caused by the recent tornadoes, high winds and flooding. This means that thousands of families and businesses now can apply for federal support.
March 23, 2012
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- A state and federal Disaster Recovery Center will open in Logan County to assist individuals, households and businesses that suffered damage from the recent flooding, Federal Emergency Management Agency officials said Friday. The facility will begin to serve the public officially at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 24, at: Verdunville Volunteer Fire DepartmentRte. 5, 2270 Mud Fork RoadLogan, WV 25601
March 22, 2012
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 West Virginia and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe storms, flooding, mudslides, and landslides beginning on March 15, 2012, and continuing. The President's action makes federal funding available to affected individuals in Logan county.