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Arkansas Renters May Be Eligible for Federal Disaster Assistance

Arkansas Renters May Be Eligible for Federal Disaster Assistance

 

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Renters in Arkansas counties whose homes and property were damaged or uninhabitable because of recent severe storms and floods may be eligible for federal disaster assistance.

Arkansas Residents Urged to Be Cautious When Returning to Flood-Damaged Homes and Businesses

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Returning to a disaster-damaged house or business can present dangers and challenges. That’s why state and federal disaster officials are urging Arkansans to use extra caution when cleaning up flood-damaged properties.  

First and foremost, do not return to disaster-impacted areas until local officials have given the all-clear to do so.  

Four More Arkansas Counties Added to Disaster Declaration

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Continuing preliminary damage assessments have resulted in four more Arkansas counties being designated for disaster assistance as part of the federal disaster declaration for areas affected by severe storms and flooding beginning on May 21.

The addition of Arkansas, Desha, Logan and Pope counties brings the total number of Arkansas counties designated for Individual Assistance to 12. 

Conway, Crawford, Faulkner, Jefferson, Perry, Pulaski, Sebastian and Yell counties were previously designated for Individual Assistance. 

Arkansas Flooding Prompts Flood Insurance Claims, What to Expect During Process


Arkansas Flooding Prompts Flood Insurance Claims, What to Expect During Process

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Arkansas residents with flood insurance through the National Flood Insurance Program are beginning to make claims on their flood-damaged properties and should be aware of what to expect during the claims process. Statewide, there have been over 230 flood insurance claims since April 1, 2019, with the highest concentration in Sebastian County. Policy holders should follow these steps.

Programas de Asistencia Federal para la recuperación por desastre para Arkansas

A continuación, un resumen de los programas federales de asistencia por desastre que pueden estar disponibles según la necesidad y autorización bajo la declaración de desastre del Presidente Donald J. Trump para el estado de Arkansas.
 
Asistencia para los individuos y las familias según se requiera:

Presidente Donald J. Trump aprueba una declaración por desastre mayor para Arkansas

WASHINGTON – La Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias (FEMA, por sus siglas en inglés) anunció que asistencia federal está disponible para el estado de Arkansas para complementar los esfuerzos de recuperación estatales, tribales y locales en el área impactada por tormentas severas y las inundaciones que comenzaron el 21 de mayo de 2019 y que continúan.

Federal Aid Programs for the State of Arkansas

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 Arkansas.

Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required:

President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Arkansas

WASHINGTON – FEMA announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Arkansas to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms and flooding beginning on May 21, 2019 and continuing.

Programas de asistencia federal para el estado de Arkansas

A continuación, un resumen de los programas federales claves de asistencia por desastre que podrían estar disponibles según la necesidad y autorización bajo la declaración de emergencia por desastre del Presidente Donald J. Trump para el estado de Arkansas.


Asistencia al gobierno estatal, tribal y local afectados pueden incluir según se requiera:

Federal Aid Programs For The State Of Arkansas

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 emergency disaster declaration issued for the state of Arkansas.


Assistance for State and affected Local Governments can include as required: