As of Oct. 15, unless otherwise noted
Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Michael, Wakulla County residents, local governments and private non-profits have received about $14.3 million in total federal funds:
- 344 homeowners and renters have been approved for more than $1.4 million in federal grants through FEMA’s Individuals and Households Program.
- As of Sept. 17, 233 flood insurance claims have been filed. An estimated $8.2 million in claims have been paid.
- As of Oct. 1, nearly $4.4 million in U.S. Small Business Administration low-interest disaster loans have been approved for 91 homeowners and renters and nine businesses.
- FEMA has provided nearly $259,000 to the state to help local governments and private non-profits in Wakulla County with Hurricane Michael-related expenses.
- 182 homeowners have been approved for basic housing repairs.
- 175 homeowners and renters have been approved for rental assistance.
- 112 survivors have not provided FEMA with the necessary information from their insurance settlements to complete their disaster assistance registration.
- As part of the $259,000 provided to date to help local governments and private non-profits:
- Nearly $178,000 was reimbursement for emergency protective measures.