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Mississippi Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-4268)

Incident Period: March 09, 2016 - March 29, 2016
Major Disaster Declaration declared on March 25, 2016

Individual Assistance Applications
Approved: 1,403

Total Individual & Households Program
Dollars Approved: $8,144,330.03

Total Public Assistance Grants
Dollars Obligated: $9,084,678.54

Designated Counties (Individual Assistance):

Bolivar, Clarke, Coahoma, Forrest, George, Greene, Jones, Marion, Panola, Pearl River, Perry, Quitman, Sunflower, Tallahatchie, Tunica, Washington, Wayne

Have questions? Need an update on your application? Contact FEMA.

FEMA and Mississippi Emergency Management Agency staff survey a flooded neighborhood in Clarksdale, Miss. during joint preliminary damage assessments.

The deadline to register with FEMA has passed, but survivors who registered should stay in touch with FEMA to keep their recovery on track.

Call the FEMA helpline to:

  • Get assistance with filing an appeal,
  • Find out the status of your application,
  • Ask questions about a letter you recieved from FEMA,
  • Discuss the documents needed to move an application forward.

The FEMA helpline number is 800-621-3362 (voice, 711 or video relay service). TTY users can call 800-462-7585. The toll-free lines are open 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week. Multilingual operators are available.

If you registered online at DisasterAssistance.gov, you can access your account and provide additional information to FEMA. Documents and appeal letters may also be faxed to FEMA at 800-827-8112.

Link to more information

 

Download the FEMA app

Download the FEMA app

 

 

 

 

 

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance - Dollars Approved

$8,144,330.03

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

$6,598,852.97

Total Housing Assistance (HA) - Dollars Approved*

$1,545,477.06

Total Other Needs Assistance (ONA) - Dollars Approved*

1,403

Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved*

Public Assistance - Dollars Approved

$9,084,678.54

Total Public Assistance Grants (PA) - Dollars Obligated✝

$1,210,099.80

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

$7,874,578.74

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.

Learn more about FEMA Disaster definitions. Information is updated every 24 hours.

Preliminary Damage Assessment Report

PDA Report; FEMA-4268-DR

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Last Updated: 2016-04-13 04:00