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Fannin County: Grant funds for storm damage in the fall of 2018
By Randy Moore, Fannin County Judge
Mar 5, 2019
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Fannin County, Texas -- Grant funds may be available due to a storm event that occurred between September 10, 2018 and November 2, 2018.

 

If you are a private non-profit organization, school district, utilities cooperative, or municipality within Fannin County that received severe weather damage to your publicly owned and maintained: road and bridges; water control facilities; building and equipment; utilities and/or; parks and recreation areas during the severe weather incident , you may be eligible for FEMA grants to assist with damage.  If your organization had to provide emergency protective measures or conduct debris removal operations during or after the incident, again your private non-profit, school district, utility cooperative, city, or town may be a potential eligible applicant for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Public Assistance Program.

 

Interested parties of this GRANT opportunity will learn more about the process and requirements of the FEMA Public Assistance Program.  If you are a Non-Profit Organization, School District, Utility Cooperative, or Municipal or County Government, you should attend the upcoming Applicants Briefing. 

 

The Applicants Briefing will be held at Bonham City Hallís Council Chamber Room located at 514 Chestnut St., Bonham, TX 75418 on March 6, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.  

 

The current Presidential Disaster Declaration DOES NOT include authorization for the FEMA Individual Assistance program.  Therefore, only publicly owned and maintained property that received damage between September 10, 2018 and November 2, 2018 are potentially eligible as mentioned in the first paragraph.

 

 

Randy Moore

Fannin County Judge