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Minnesota Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-4290)

Incident Period: September 21, 2016 - September 24, 2016
Major Disaster Declaration declared on November 02, 2016

Individual Assistance Applications
Approved: 661

Total Individual & Households Program
Dollars Approved: $2,598,417.07

Total Public Assistance Grants
Dollars Obligated: $7,013,278.20

Designated Counties (Individual Assistance):

Blue Earth, Freeborn, Hennepin, Le Sueur, Rice, Steele, Waseca

Individual Assistance Designated Counties: Hennepin, Blue Earth, Freeborn, Le Sueur, Rice, Steele, and Waseca Counties

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Update contact information online at or by 800-621-3362 (711 or Video Relay Service). If you use TTY, call 800-462-7585.

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance - Dollars Approved


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


Total Housing Assistance (HA) - Dollars Approved*


Total Other Needs Assistance (ONA) - Dollars Approved*


Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved*

Public Assistance - Dollars Approved


Total Public Assistance Grants (PA) - Dollars Obligated✝


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


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-4290-DR

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Last Updated: 2016-11-02 04:00