New Jersey Power Outage (EM-3188)
Incident period: August 14, 2003 to August 16, 2003
Emergency Declaration declared on September 23, 2003
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September 24, 2003
Washington, DC - The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has authorized the release of limited emergency funds for New Jersey to help cover some of the costs incurred in responding to last month's power outage.