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May 25, 2011
ATLANTA, Ga. ?-- Disaster assistance often provides benefits not covered by insurance. That is why Georgia residents affected by the April 27 and 28 severe storms are urged by Georgia Emergency...
Georgia
May 24, 2011
ATLANTA – When individuals apply for federal and state disaster assistance, there may be an expectation that disaster recovery programs will provide the money needed to recover from the damages...
Georgia
May 24, 2011
The severe storms that swept across northern Georgia on April 27 and 28 clearly demonstrated the serious threat that extreme weather conditions can have on this part of the state. Although a home may...
Georgia
May 23, 2011
ATLANTA -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) wants every survivor of the severe storms of April 27 and 28 to receive the maximum assistance for which they are eligible. But, officials...
Georgia
May 23, 2011
ATLANTA, Ga. – The three remaining Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in northwestern Georgia, serving those affected by the April 27 – 28 storms, will close permanently at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 26,...
Georgia
May 23, 2011
ATLANTA -- Three weeks after the federal disaster declaration, more than $5.2 million in federal assistance has been distributed to help survivors recover from the severe storms and tornadoes that...
Georgia
May 20, 2011
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Mitigation funds are available from the U. S. Small Business Administration for approved borrowers with damage to their real estate property.? Borrowers already approved for a loan...
Georgia
May 20, 2011
ATLANTA, Ga. -- The Spalding County Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will close permanently at 6 p.m. on Monday, May 23, disaster officials announced today. Applicants with questions may still call the...
Georgia
May 19, 2011
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Georgia residents who suffered damage from recent tornadoes can get advice on rebuilding stronger, more disaster-resistant structures from Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)...
Georgia
May 18, 2011
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Some Georgia disaster aid recipients have expressed concern that their state and federal grants might cause them to lose Social Security benefits, pay additional taxes, or give up...
Georgia

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