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American Samoa Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides (DR-1473)

Incident Period: May 19, 2003 - May 21, 2003
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 06, 2003

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance - Dollars Approved

$9,679,012.66

Total Individual & Households Program (IHP) - Dollars Approved*

$4,961,914.50

Total Housing Assistance (HA) - Dollars Approved*

$4,717,098.16

Total Other Needs Assistance (ONA) - Dollars Approved*

4,499

Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved*

Public Assistance - Dollars Approved

$1,509,996.41

Total Public Assistance Grants (PA) - Dollars Obligated✝

$144,601.10

Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated✝

$1,291,674.65

Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated✝

* 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.

Learn more about FEMA Disaster definitions. Last Updated: 2017-07-08 14:07

Photo of debris left from flooding.Photo of a flooded street.
Flooding in the Pago Pago area. Photo by Evelyn Stevens of TEMCO.Across from the downtown marketplace in downtown Pago Pago. For Chrystal Burger restaurant (pink building). The backside of the structure was crushed by a slide from the cliff in the rear. Photo by Evelyn Stevens of TEMCO.


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Last Updated: 2004-10-27 04:00