Disaster Recovery Centers in Marshall and Mclean Counties to Close

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Release date: 
June 9, 2011
Release Number: 
1976-033

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- The Disaster Recovery Centers in Marshall and McLean counties will close permanently on Tuesday, June 14 at 7 p.m., officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today.

Closing Date:
Tuesday, June 14, at
7 p.m.

The centers will support residents through the end of the day on Tuesday. Residents affected by the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding from April 22 to May 20 can visit the centers to meet face-to-face with a FEMA recovery specialist, ask questions about their disaster application, meet with representatives from the U.S. Small Business Administration, and learn about ways to rebuild to prevent future disaster losses.

"I encourage anyone with questions about disaster assistance to take advantage of these centers in the next week," said Federal Coordinating Officer Steve Ward. "Even after the centers close, FEMA will continue working to ensure affected Kentuckians get the help they need to recover."

After the centers close, individuals with questions can contact the FEMA helpline at 800-621-3362 or TTY 800-462-7585 for those who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired.

FEMA's mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.

Last Updated: 
July 16, 2012 - 18:46
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