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Mississippi Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding

DR-4248-MS
Mississippi

Période de l’incident: déc 23, 2015 - déc 28, 2015

Date de déclaration: jan 4, 2016


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Actualités et médias locaux

Visitez la page Actualités et médias pour les événements, les fiches d'information, les communiqués de presse et d'autres ressources multimédias.

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Stay in Touch With FEMA to Keep Recovery Going

Survivors of the December storms, tornadoes and flooding in Mississippi are encouraged to keep their recovery process on track by calling the FEMA helpline. The deadline to register with FEMA was March 4, but survivors can still call to check on the status of their applications, appeal decisions, update contact information, or ask questions about the process.

Survivors can call 800-621-3362, which is video relay service accessible.

Survivors who are deaf, hard of hearing or who have difficulty speaking may call TTY 800-462-7585. Helpline hours are 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week.

More information is available here.

 

What to do if you disagree with the decision letter

 

What to do if you disagree with FEMA’s decision letter1. Read the letter carefully to find out why the decision was made.Do you need to provide additional information?• Insurance determination letter.• Proof of occupancy or ownership.• Proof of ID.• Applicant’s signature.Common reasons for the initial decision:• The damage was to a secondary home or a rental property, not a primary residence.• Someone else in the household applied and received assistance.• Disaster-related losses could not be verified.• Insurance covered all losses.2. Contact FEMA for help with filing an appeal or any questions.Call800-621-3362 (711 or Video Relay Service available)800-462-7585 (TTY)VisitA Disaster Recovery Center3. File a written appeal.Explain why you think the decision was not correct.• Provide supporting information and documents.• Include your FEMA registration number on all documents.• Sign the letter.Mail or fax your appeal within 60 days of the decision letter date, or drop it off at a Disaster Recovery Center.


Obligations de financement

Aide individuelle Amount
Aide totale au logement (AP) - en dollars approuvés $2,379,211.71
Total des autres besoins d'aide (ONA) - Dollars approuvés $524,688.02
Total des dollars du programme pour les particuliers et les ménages approuvés $2,903,899.73
Demandes d'aide individuelle approuvées 328
Assistance publique Amount
Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated $2,482,932.75
Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated $3,065,639.12
Total Public Assistance Grants Dollars Obligated $5,743,909.87