DANBURY, Conn. -- The federal/state Disaster Recovery Center located at the Plainville Recreation Center, 50 Whiting Street, Plainville, will close at 7 p.m. on Saturday, October 9, recovery officials announced today.
The Plainville Disaster Recovery Center is one of two opened September 30 to provide additional information about help available to those who had already applied for disaster assistance as a result of Tropical Storm Floyd.
Even though the Plainville Center is closing, personalized help will continue to be available at the Recovery Center located at City Hall, 155 Deer Hill Avenue, Danbury. Hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Saturday and 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, until further notice.
The Danbury Center is staffed with representatives from federal, state, local and voluntary agencies who can provide information about a range of programs, including those offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), triggered as a result of the September 23 presidential declaration.
Renters, homeowners and business owners with storm-related damage and losses who have not already registered for assistance are encouraged to do so immediately by calling 1-800-462-9029, 1-800-462-7585 (TTY) for the hearing and speech impaired. Both toll-free lines are open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m., seven days a week until further notice.