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A few days left for survivors to visit 4 Disaster Recovery Centers in NYC

Release date: 
April 26, 2013
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NEW YORK – Hurricane Sandy survivors have until April 30 to visit four Disaster Recovery Centers in New York City.

Specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration are available to provide:

  • Guidance regarding disaster recovery
  • Status of applications being processed by FEMA
  • Clarification of any written correspondence received
  • Referrals to agencies that may provide further assistance
  • SBA disaster loan information

Below is a list of Disaster Recovery Centers available through Tuesday, April 30:





HOURS: Saturday

Kings County

MCU parking lot

1904 Surf Ave.

Brooklyn, NY 11224

9 a.m.-6 p.m.

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Queens County

Fort Tilden Park

415 State Rd.

Breezy Point, NY 11697

9 a.m.-6 p.m.

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Queens County

Arverne by the Sea

68-20 Rockaway Beach Blvd.

Arverne, NY 11692

9 a.m.-6 p.m.

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Richmond County

Kia in Staten Island

1976 Hylan Blvd.

Staten Island, NY 10306

9 a.m.-6 p.m.

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Survivors may check the status of their registration by calling the FEMA helpline 800-621-3362 (711 Relay or Video Relay Services are available) or TTY 800-462-7585. The Helpline is available 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. EDT, seven days a week. Applicants may also visit or with a smartphone or tablet at for more information.

For assistance with SBA disaster loan application, call the SBA Disaster Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 (TTY 800-877-8339) or send an email to

For more information on New York’s disaster recovery, visit,,,

Last Updated: 
April 26, 2013 - 10:02
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