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North Dakota Floods (DR-1376)

Incident period: March 01, 2001 to August 09, 2001
Major Disaster Declaration declared on May 28, 2001

News

August 22, 2001 - News Release

Bismarck, ND -- Because of the significant severe storms that battered parts of North Dakota on Aug. 8 and 9, the federal disaster declaration in the state has been extended to include damage to public facilities caused by severe storms and flooding through Aug. 9, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today. "North Dakota has endured repeated severe storms," said FEMA Director Joe M. Allbaugh. "This extension will ensure that vital community services are restored as quickly as possible, helping the state achieve a full and lasting recovery."

August 7, 2001 - News Release

Bismarck, ND -- Federal disaster funds have been made available for three North Dakota counties to help local governments rebuild public property damaged by the recent storms and high groundwater problems in North Dakota, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today. The counties are Adams, Golden Valley and Grant. This brings the total to 36 counties and two reservations eligible for disaster assistance.

July 10, 2001 - News Release

Bismark, ND -- Federal disaster funds have been made available for six North Dakota counties to help local governments rebuild public property damaged by the recent storms and high groundwater problems in North Dakota, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today. The counties are Burleigh, LaMoure, Logan, Mountrail, Morton, and Sargent. FEMA Director Joe M. Allbaugh said the assistance was approved following a review of damage data gathered by federal and state disaster recovery officials.

Financial Assistance

If and when individual assistance money is approved for this disaster, it will be displayed here. Information is updated every 24 hours.

Public Assistance - Dollars Approved

Public Assistance (PA): Disaster grant assistance available for communities to quickly respond to and recover from major disasters or emergencies declared by the President

Emergency Work (Categories A-B): Work that must be performed to reduce or eliminate an immediate threat to life, protect public health and safety, and to protect improved property that is significantly threatened due to disasters or emergencies declared by the President

Permanent Work (Categories C-G): Work that is required to restore a damaged facility, through repair or restoration, to its pre-disaster design, function, and capacity in accordance with applicable codes and standards

*Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.

*Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.

Total Public Assistance Grants - Dollars Obligated* Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated* Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated*
Total Amount $23,460,073.66 $4,220,258.24 $18,158,271.52
Last Updated: Monday, May 23, 2016 - 07:50 (Updated daily)

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