HARRISBURG, Penn. -- State and local agencies and certain private nonprofit organizations in Tioga, Lycoming, Sullivan, Wyoming, and Bradford counties that may be eligible for federal disaster assistance have only a few more days to apply before the August 12 deadline. Public Assistance (PA) funds for reimbursement or restoration are available in those counties as part of a presidential disaster declaration for damages by severe storms and flooding from April 25 - April 28.
HARRISBURG, Penn. -- Private nonprofit (PNP) organizations may potentially be eligible to receive assistance. An eligible PNP that supplies critical services may apply directly to FEMA for funding of emergency and permanent work. These critical services include:
Harrisburg, Penn. -- Officials from the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will hold Public Assistance applicant briefings for Tioga, Bradford, Lycoming, Sullivan and Wyoming counties on July 25, 26 and 27. The briefings will help representatives from the commonwealth, local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations apply for federal disaster assistance to support recovery from severe storms and flooding during April 25-28, 2011.
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 ApprovedPublic Assistance Definitions
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.
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Preliminary Damage Assessment
- Pennsylvania, FEMA-4003-DR (PDF 21KB)