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New Jersey Hurricane Sandy (DR-4086)

Incident period: October 26, 2012 to November 08, 2012
Major Disaster Declaration declared on October 30, 2012

Resources for Survivors

Visit FEMA.gov/sandy for an overview of full Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts.

For a video timeline of response efforts in New Jersey, click here.

For news releases in Spanish, please visit comunicado de prensa.

News

August 13, 2013 - News Release

LINCROFT, N.J. -- Il Programma di sovvenzioni per la mitigazione dei rischi istituito dalla FEMA offre assistenza alle autorità locali, statali e tribali a seguito di della dichiarazione di uno stato di calamità naturale, sia per velocizzare la ripresa che per proteggere vite umane e immobili da eventi futuri. Attraverso il Programma di sovvenzioni per la mitigazione dei rischi, la Federal Emergency Management Agency fornisce fondi allo Stato per consentire l'implementazione di misure di mitigazione durante i lavori per il risanamento, a seguito di una calamità.

August 2, 2013 - News Release

LINCROFT, N.J. -- Ogni casa dovrebbe essere dotata di un allarme antincendio, così come di un kit di sopravvivenza per le emergenze pronto da portare via. Essere preparati non deve necessariamente costare una fortuna.

August 2, 2013 - News Release

TRENTON, N.J. -- Sebbene la stragrande maggioranza delle persone che hanno richiesto e ottenuto l'assistenza FEMA sia mossa da esigenze reali, la premura di elargire milioni di dollari in sussidi per lo stato di calamità alle persone colpite dall'uragano Sandy comporta purtroppo il rischio che i contribuenti vengano raggirati da persone disoneste.

Geographic Information

Map of declared counties for [New Jersey Hurricane Sandy (DR-4086)]

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance - Dollars Approved

Individuals & Household Program (IHP): Provides money and services to people in Presidentially declared disaster areas.

Housing Assistance (HA): Provides assistance for disaster-related housing needs.

Other Needs Assistance (ONA): Provides assistance for other disaster-related needs, such as furnishings, transportation, and medical.

Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved: Total Individual & Households Program - Dollars Approved* Total Housing Assistance - Dollars Approved* Total Other Needs Assistance - Dollars Approved*
Total Amount 61,442 $422,887,543.39 $365,844,846.84 $57,042,696.55
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 02:03 (Updated daily)

Public Assistance - Dollars Approved

Public Assistance (PA): Disaster grant assistance available for communities to quickly respond to and recover from major disasters or emergencies declared by the President

Emergency Work (Categories A-B): Work that must be performed to reduce or eliminate an immediate threat to life, protect public health and safety, and to protect improved property that is significantly threatened due to disasters or emergencies declared by the President

Permanent Work (Categories C-G): Work that is required to restore a damaged facility, through repair or restoration, to its pre-disaster design, function, and capacity in accordance with applicable codes and standards

*Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.

*Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.

Total Public Assistance Grants - Dollars Obligated* Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated* Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated*
Total Amount $1,846,567,880.05 $826,580,524.80 $961,130,424.22
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 08:04 (Updated daily)

Related Links

Preliminary Damage Assessment Report

PDA Report; FEMA-4086-DR