CHICAGO - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that $5,912,150 in federal funding has been made available to Minnkota Power Cooperative for repairs to the electrical distribution system in northwestern Minnesota. This grant funding is part of FEMA’s recovery efforts in response to the federal disaster declaration on September 6, 2018.
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St. Paul, Minn. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is required by law to provide public notice of its intent to provide federal assistance and grant opportunities through the Public Assistance (PA) or Hazard Mitigation Grant (HMGP) programs.
WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Minnesota to supplement state, tribal and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds, and flooding from June 15 to July 11, 2018.
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the state of Minnesota.Assistance for State, Tribal and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required: