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September 24, 2012
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY--The Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management (OEM) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) offer the following contact information to help Creek County residents who need to replace important documents lost in the wildfire:
September 18, 2012
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management (OEM) encourage Creek County residents affected by the Aug. 3-14 wildfire to take advantage of the face-to-face service before the Disaster Recovery Center at 101 Green Valley Rd. in Mannford closes 6 p.m., Friday, Sept. 21.
September 14, 2012
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- State and federal assistance for those impacted by the Aug. 3-14 wildfire in Creek County has already reached more than $6.2 million in three weeks according to the Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management (OEM) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Of that total, more than $3.4 million has been awarded in maximum grants of $31,400 to 109 applicants affected by the wildfire.
September 13, 2012
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- The Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management (OEM), Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will  continue to provide application assistance to those impacted by the Aug. 3-14 wildfire in Creek County at the recovery center in Mannford; however, the weekend hours of operation will change beginning Saturday, Sept. 15.
September 10, 2012
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Homeowners in Creek County designated for disaster assistance due to the Aug. 3-14 wildfire may be eligible for assistance to repair or replace damaged septic systems and private wells that are the sole source of water for the home. Disaster assistance may include grants to help pay for emergency home repairs or other serious disaster-related expenses not covered by insurance or other sources.
September 10, 2012
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY – Creek County residents impacted by the Aug. 3-14 wildfire have one more day to take advantage of the Mobile Disaster Recovery Center (MDRC) in Olive; First Baptist Church, 9372 S. 433rd West Ave. Drumright, OK 74030. The center is scheduled to close at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 10.
September 6, 2012
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY – Creek County residents who sustained property damage or losses from the Aug. 3-14, 2012 wildfire are encouraged to apply for disaster assistance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) even if they have insurance or think they won’t qualify for assistance. “Don't prejudge your eligibility. Call to register with FEMA now,” said State Coordinating Officer and Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management (OEM) Deputy Director Michelann Ooten.
September 5, 2012
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- “Are there restrictions regarding how I can spend the FEMA grant money?” That question is being asked by many Creek County residents impacted by the Aug. 3-14 wildfire in Creek County who have received more than $3.6 million in recovery grants from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
September 3, 2012
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- The Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management (OEM), Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will provide application assistance to those impacted by the Aug. 3-14 wildfire in Creek County at a Mobile Disaster Recovery Center (MDRC) opening at the First Baptist Church in Olive, OK.
August 31, 2012
News Release
OKLAHOMA CITY – State and federal officials have an important message for homeowners, renters and business owners in Creek County affected by the recent wildfire: If you receive a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) loan application in your registration packet, complete and return the SBA loan application as quickly as possible.  Discarding it could be like throwing away money.

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