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California Flooding As A Result Of A Levee Break (DR-1529)

Incident period: June 03, 2004 to July 12, 2004
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 30, 2004


July 22, 2004 - News Release

SACRAMENTO - Public agencies and special districts that responded to the June 3 Sacramento/San Joaquin Delta levee break and flooding may be eligible for federal disaster assistance, according to officials with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES).

July 1, 2004 - News Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal disaster funds have been made available for California to supplement state and local recovery efforts in San Joaquin County struck by floods stemming from a levee break that occurred early last month, the head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today.

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 $21,025,562.11 $15,648,947.84 $5,258,243.16
Last Updated: Monday, May 23, 2016 - 07:50 (Updated daily)

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