Washington Flooding and Mudslides (DR-4168)
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
May 29, 2014
Students have been helping with the SR 530 Slide recovery. One example is in Mill Creek, Wash., where a broadcast team of seven students from Henry M. Jackson High School produced one of the first newscasts that told the story of the SR 530 Slide.
May 23, 2014
The Presbyterian Disaster Assistance National Response Team hosted a “Care for Caregivers” workshop on May 14-15 at the Joint Field Office in Everett, where the Washington Emergency Management Division, FEMA and other federal agencies are partnering together in SR 530 Slide recovery.
May 22, 2014
Wide Range of Resources Triggered by Presidential Disaster Declaration Since April 2, when President Obama signed a major disaster declaration for Snohomish County – including the lands associated with the Sauk-Suiattle, Stillaguamish, and Tulalip Tribes – the Washington Emergency Management Agency (WA EMD) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have continued partnering in response and recovery from the SR 530 Slide.
May 21, 2014
The Washington Emergency Management Division (WA EMD) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) continue working to ensure that every eligible SR 530 Slide survivor receives the full amount of grant assistance for which they qualify. Other federal and state agencies and private nonprofit and non-governmental groups provide grants, loans and other forms of support to help recovery from disasters of all kinds.Artisans and Crafters Craft Emergency Relief Fund (CERF)
May 15, 2014
Help is a Mouse Click or Smartphone Screen Tap Away Do you know that renters, not just homeowners and business owners, can qualify for federal disaster recovery assistance? That fact is just one of many highlighted in a series of online videos produced by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). FEMA and the Washington Emergency Management Division want to ensure survivors of the SR 530 Slide are aware of the online videos and the recovery information highlighted in them.
May 14, 2014
MYTH: I was told that after June 2 at midnight I can no longer receive assistance from FEMA.
Incident period: March 22, 2014 to April 29, 2014
Major Disaster Declaration declared on April 2, 2014