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Iowa Severe Storms And Flooding (DR-4421)

Incident Period: March 12, 2019 - June 15, 2019
Major Disaster Declaration declared on March 23, 2019

Individual Assistance Applications
Approved: 1,593

Total Individual & Households Program
Dollars Approved: $13,801,499.26

Total Public Assistance Grants
Dollars Obligated: $319,867.28

Designated Counties (Individual Assistance):

Fremont, Harrison, Louisa, Mills, Monona, Pottawattamie, Scott, Shelby, Woodbury

Additional Resource Pages:


Flyer with Disaster Assistance for survivorsAssistance for Disaster Survivors in Spanish

Building Back Stronger

FEMA mitigation specialists are available to help Iowans rebuild or repair the damage to their homes caused by the storms that began March 12, answering questions and offering home improvement tips and proven methods to prevent and lessen damage from future disasters.

Specialists are available from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Wednesday, May 20-22 at:

Walmart Supercenter

705 South Fremont St.

Shenandoah, IA  51601


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✝

* 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.

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Last Updated: 2019-06-19 04:00