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South Dakota Severe Storms, Tornadoes, And Flooding (DR-4469-SD)

Incident Period: September 9, 2019 - September 26, 2019
Declaration Date: November 18, 2019

Counties Declared for Individual Assistance (as of January 9, 2020):

Aurora, Brookings, Charles Mix, Davison, Flandreau Indian Reservation, Hanson, Hutchinson, Lake, Lincoln, McCook, Minnehaha, Moody, Yankton, Yankton Indian Reservation

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Additional Resources

State and Local Referral List

National Referral List

Current Major Disaster Declarations for the State of South Dakota

  • Severe Winter Storm, Snowstorm, And Flooding (DR-4440) for March 13 - April 26, 2019
  • Severe Storms And Flooding (DR-4463) for May 21 - June 7, 2019
  • Severe Storms, Tornadoes, And Flooding (DR-4467) for June 30 - July 21, 2019
  • Severe Storms, Tornadoes, And Flooding (DR-4469) for September 9 - September 26, 2019

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance Amount
Total Housing Assistance (HA) - Dollars Approved $4,377,550.42
Total Other Needs Assistance (ONA) - Dollars Approved $472,544.18
Total Individual & Households Program Dollars Approved $4,850,094.60
Individual Assistance Applications Approved 1318
Public Assistance Amount
Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated $556,506.82
Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated $3,115,932.77
Total Public Assistance Grants Dollars Obligated $3,776,534.00

Disaster Recovery Centers

All FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers for DR-4469-SD have closed.


Mitigation Outreach - Repair and Rebuilding Advice


Specialists will be on hand Monday, Jan. 27 through Saturday, Feb. 1 to answer questions and provide home improvement tips for both do-it-yourself homeowners and general contractors. Recovery topics will include flood insurance, elevating utilities and rebuilding flooded homes. They also will have information on building structures that are more hazard-resistant, with proven methods to prevent or reduce damage from future disasters.

Menards - West
3001 S. Shirley Ave.
Sioux Falls, South Dakota

3210 Broadway Ave.
Yankton, South Dakota

FEMA advisers will be available at these locations 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday.

News and Information

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Designated Counties (Individual Assistance)

  • Aurora (County)
  • Brookings (County)
  • Charles Mix (County)
  • Davison (County)
  • Flandreau Indian Reservation
  • Hanson (County)
  • Hutchinson (County)
  • Lake (County)
  • Lincoln (County)
  • McCook (County)
  • Minnehaha (County)
  • Moody (County)
  • Yankton (County)
  • Yankton Indian Reservation

Preliminary Damage Assessment Documents

Last updated September 24, 2020