Disaster Recovery Center To Open In Sioux City

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Release date: 
July 30, 1999
Release Number: 
1282-14

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- To further help individuals and businesses affected by recent storms and flooding, the State of Iowa and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will open a fourth Disaster Recovery Center in Iowa on Monday, August 2.

Woodbury County
Redeemer Lutheran Church
3204 South Lakeport
Sioux City

The temporary Disaster Recovery Center is designed to provide more detailed program information to those who have already applied for assistance under President Clinton's July 22 disaster declaration and who may have further questions. Representatives of state, federal, and voluntary agencies will be present, including loan officers from the U.S. Small Business Administration. The disaster programs available include temporary housing, individual and family grants, disaster unemployment assistance, and other aid programs. PLEASE NOTE financial assistance is not directly provided from this center.

Beginning Monday, August 2, The Disaster Recovery Center Will Be Open From 9:00 A.M. TO 6:30 P.M.Monday Through Saturday. Closed Sundays.

(NOTE: The Recovery Center WILL be open on Sunday, August 7 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.)

Applicants are encouraged to register using FEMA's toll-free number: 1-800-462-9029. For those who are speech- or hearing-impaired the TTY number is 1-800-462-7585. Recovery specialists are available to take calls from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.,CDT, daily, until further notice.

Last Updated: 
July 16, 2012 - 18:46
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