Whitmer Declares State Of Emergency For White Lake, Armada Townships, The Village Of ArmadaGov. Gretchen Whitmer declared a state of emergency for White Lake, Armada Townships, and the Village of Armada due to damage caused by severe thunderstorms.
Federal Agency OKs $29M For Flood-Hit Detroit ResidentsThe Federal Emergency Management Agency has so far approved about $29 million in grants for Detroit residents whose homes and property suffered damage from heavy flooding during a late June storm.
Whitmer: $10 Million In Emergency Relief To Help Residents Impacted By June FloodingOn Thursday, July 29, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced a plan to use $10 million in state general funds to help support households impacted by the extreme flooding on June 25 and 26.
A Second Flood Leaves Detroit Residents Cleaning Out Basements, AgainThe city of Detroit is offering to clean-up basements for qualified residents hit hard by the floods but neighbors on Lakewood Street say there’s been no help in sight.
Committee To Look Into Response To Detroit-Area FloodingA regional water authority board has formed a committee to look at the agency’s response to last month’s heavy rainfall that led to basement and street flooding in the Detroit area.
FEMA Officials To Visit Michigan To Assess Flood DamageFEMA officials are heading to Wayne County to assess the flood damage that occurred in June.
Officials Urge Residents To Register With FEMA To Get Funds For Flood DamageAdrianne Laneave from the U.S. Small Business Administration spoke live in studio with WWJ Newsradio 950 and said that no matter the extent of the damage, applicants could receive funding.
FEMA Registration Deadline Nears For Residents Affected By Storms, FloodingNovember 24 is the last day that homeowners, renters and businesses can apply for federal disaster assistance.
GM Tech Center Flood Damage Costs $132 MillionThe August flooding caused severe damage to the Warren facility and displaced nearly 19,000 employees.
Federal Agencies To Begin Flood Damage Assessments Beginning TuesdaySix teams will be covering Macomb, Oakland and Wayne Counties to assess and validate damages and disaster impacts against federal assistance eligibility criteria.
Damage Estimates Trickle In From Metro Detroit Flooding Disaster Communities are just starting to realize the extent of damage caused by Monday's record-breaking storms.