FEMA And Alaska Division Emergency Services Winter-Storm Disaster Recovery Weekly Wrap-Up

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Release date: 
May 23, 2003
Release Number: 
1461-10

Anchorage, AK --

  • 797 people seeking help after the March 6-14 disaster have registered for assistance through FEMA's toll-free registration line: 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) or TTY 1-800-462-7585 for people who have hearing or speech impairments.

  • FEMA has approved $361,794 for Housing Assistance, and $358,810 has been distributed.

  • The State/FEMA "Other Needs" Assistance program has disbursed $129,281 to 36 applicants.

  • The U.S. Small Business Administration has approved $178,900 in loans to homeowners/ renters and businesses.

  • There have been 256 housing inspections completed by FEMA inspectors.

  • 239 people with disaster-related questions visited the two Disaster Recovery Centers before they closed May 22nd.
Last Updated: 
July 16, 2012 - 18:46
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