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District of Columbia (DC) Hurricane Isabel (DR-1493)

Incident Period: September 18, 2003 - September 29, 2003
Major Disaster Declaration declared on September 20, 2003

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance - Dollars Approved

$953,918.36

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

$665,156.56

Total Housing Assistance (HA) - Dollars Approved*

$288,761.80

Total Other Needs Assistance (ONA) - Dollars Approved*

701

Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved*

Public Assistance - Dollars Approved

$4,964,970.09

Total Public Assistance Grants (PA) - Dollars Obligated✝

$4,178,036.20

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

$828,371.99

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.

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Photo of Scott Wells, Larry Zensinger, and Ted Monette. Scott Wells, FEMA's federal coordinating officer, briefs Larry Zensinger and Ted Monette, from the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency Headquarters in D.C, on the Individuals and Household Program statistics for the District of Columbia. The President declared the District as a disaster area on September 21 after Hurricane Isabel passed through the city. Nearly 1,500 District residents have registered for FEMA disaster assistance and the agency has funded more than $600,000 in aid.


Last Updated: 2011-09-07 04:00