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Waseca Disaster Recovery Center Set to Close As FEMA Registration Ends

Release date: 
January 26, 2017
Release Number: 
021

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – The Waseca disaster recovery center will close January 30, 2017, at 6 p.m.

In order to be eligible for federal assistance, survivors must register for aid by that date. The center is located in the Waseca Public Safety Center, 303 S. State St.

Survivors in Blue Earth, Freeborn, Hennepin, Le Sueur, Rice, Steele and Waseca counties may continue to register for assistance through Jan. 30 in the following ways:

  • Online at DisasterAssistance.gov.

  • Call 800-621-3362 (voice, 711 or VRS-Video Relay Service; TTY: 800-462-7585).

    Operators, including multilingual ones, are available from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily.

  • The official FEMA app is available for download at Google Play or the Apple App Store.

    Or, visit fema.gov/mobile-app. to download the app.

A free multilingual guide to the types of available assistance is online at fema.gov/pdf/assistance/process/help_after_disaster_english.pdf.

 

Last Updated: 
January 3, 2018 - 12:01