Davenport, IA -- State and Federal officials have established a joint federal/state Mobile Disaster Recovery Center. The Mobile Disaster Recovery Center will visit the following county on the date indicated:
Thursday, May 24, 2001 (One Day Only)
Public Safety Building
Emergency Operations Center
312 East Fifth
Muscatine, Iowa 52761
Operating hours will be from 7:30 a.m. until 6:30 p.m.
The Mobile Disaster Recovery Center is designed to provide more detailed program information to those who have already applied for assistance under President Bush's May 2 disaster declaration and who may have further questions. Representatives of state and federal 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 that financial assistance is not directly provided from this center.
Applicants are encouraged to register by using FEMA's toll-free registration number: 1-800-462-9029. Those with hearing and speech impairments can register by calling 1-800-462-7585. The telephone numbers are operational from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Saturday.