Fema Contact Information For Flood Victims

09.13.11 | Sarah Harnisch

   FEMA Contact Information For New York:
Those who sustained losses in Broome, Chenango, Delaware, Otsego and Tioga counties can begin applying for assistance by registering online at www.disasterassistance.gov or by calling 1 (800) 621-3362. The toll-free telephone number will operate from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week until further notice.

  FEMA Contact Information for Pennsylvania:
Counties in P.A. included in the disaster declaration are: Bradford, Columbia, Luzerne, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Schuylkill, Snyder, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Union and Wyoming.

If you live in an area that was hit by Lee you may qualify for federal assistance, which could include grants for temporary housing and home repairs, low-cost loans to cover uninsured or under insured property losses and other other programs to help individuals and business owners recover from the effects of the flooding. Those with damage can call 1-800-621-FEMA or go to www.disasterassistance.gov.


New York News Information:

New York Senator Chuck Schumer says aid is coming soon. Go here for more.

Roads Closed, Boil Water Advisories, Water Distribution, Re-Entry Numbers, Curfews in NY, go here.

  Johnson City mayor calls for investigation of Petco. 100 animals were killed because of floodwater there. Read more here.

 For photos of New York flooding, from our News Partner, YNN, go here.

  To see photos from all across the Family Life listening area, from our own listeners, go here.

  To see a video tribute honoring those facing the devastation in Binghamton, go here.


Pennsylvania News Information:

    President Obama has declared Pennsylvania a disaster area. It means cash is now available homeowners and business owners. 54-hundred homes and businesses have been destroyed. For all the contact info you need to apply, go here.

   The Bloomsburg Fair is still up in the air. For the story, go here.

   For road Closures in Pennsylvania, go here. Note: there are 8 pages of road closures listed by county; you will have to sort through them.


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