Free Advice On Reducing Damage From Future Disasters Available In Laurel, Clarksdale And Vicksburg July 27 ? August 10

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Release date: 
July 26, 2011
Release Number: 
1983-049

CLINTON, Miss. -- The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency continue to offer free consultations with FEMA advisers at home improvement and hardware stores.

Rebuilding or repairing a home after a disaster can be a daunting task.  But with the right information, homeowners can build back smarter and stronger.  FEMA mitigation specialists will be on hand at local building supply stores to provide information about ways to rebuild that can reduce the risk of damages from future disasters. 

The schedule is below:

Wednesday July 27 through Wednesday August 10

Jones County

  • Lowe’s

1490 Highway 15 North, Laurel

  • 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays

Coahoma County

  • Wal-Mart

1000 S. State St., Clarksdale

  • 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays

Warren County

  • Wal-Mart

               2150 Iowa Blvd., Vicksburg

  • 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays

Online help is also available at the following websites:

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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