As of Oct. 15, unless otherwise noted
Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, Leon County residents, local governments and private non-profits have received about $18 million in total federal funds:
- 475 homeowners and renters have been approved for more than $926,000 in federal grants through FEMA’s Individuals and Households Program.
- As of Sept. 17, eight flood insurance claims have been filed. An estimated $33,000 in claims have been paid.
- As of Oct. 1, nearly $5.4 million in U.S. Small Business Administration low-interest disaster loans have been approved for 203 homeowners and renters and 17 businesses.
- FEMA has provided nearly $11.6 million to the state to help local governments and private non-profits in Leon County with Hurricane Michael-related expenses.
- 170 homeowners have been approved for basic housing repairs.
- 178 homeowners and renters have been approved for rental assistance.
- 1,006 survivors have not provided FEMA with the necessary information from their insurance settlements to complete their disaster assistance registration.
- As part of the $11.6 million provided to date to help local governments and private non-profits:
- More than $11.2 million was reimbursement for debris removal and more than $112,000 for emergency protective measures.