Officials from the Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are holding Public Assistance applicants briefings for areas included under President Obama’s disaster declaration issued for Hurricane Irene. The areas include: Calvert, Caroline, Cecil, Charles, Dorchester, Harford, Kent, Queen Anne’s, Somerset, St. Mary’s, Talbot, Wicomico, and Worcester counties.
The briefings will help representatives from the state, local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations (not households and individuals) apply for federal disaster assistance to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by Hurricane Irene during the period of August 24 to September 5, 2011.
Below is a listing of locations, dates and times for the meetings:October 14, 2011 – 10 a.m. Calvert, Charles, and St. Mary’s Counties Charlotte Hall Veterans Home 29449 Charlotte Hall Road, Charlotte Hall, Md 20622 October 19, 2011 – 10 a.m. Harford County Harford County Emergency Operations Center 2220 Ady Road, Forest Hill, Md 21050 October 20, 2011 – 10 a.m. Caroline, Cecil, Kent, Queen Anne’s, and Talbot Counties Goodwill Fire Company 212 Broadway, Centreville, Md 21617 October 21, 2011 – 10 a.m. Dorchester, Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester Counties Wor-Wic Community College, Student Center Building, Room SC-302 32000 Campus Drive, Salisbury, Md 21804
Click here to see the September 30 FEMA press release.