FLOODING INFORMATION

PRESS RELEASE 3/21/17

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City Emergency Operations Center - 775-777-7320

CITY COUNCIL RECOMMENDS LEAVING SANDBAGS
IN PLACE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

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Elko County Information - www.elkosheriff.com

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March 14, 2017 Flood Event Presentation

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March 10, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact:              Scott A. Wilkinson, Assistant City Manager - 777-7210
                           sawilkinson@elkocitynv.gov

 City of Elko Flood Assistance Update – March 10

The Small Business Administration (SBA) disaster declaration for Elko County has been postponed as a result of actions by the State of Nevada Department of Public Safety’s Division of Emergency Management related to additional flooding in northwest Nevada. As a result of the Division’s action, the SBA will not be providing immediate assistance in the City of Elko on the anticipated date of March 13, 2017. The City will provide additional information as it becomes available.

 If you have any questions on this matter, please call (775) 777-7210. 

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 RESOURCES 



NEVADA DIVISION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT:
https://www.leg.state.nv.us/nrs/nrs-414.html

DISASTER RELIEF ACCOUNT (DRA):
http://www.leg.state.nv.us/nrs/nrs-353.html#nrs353sec2705

FEMA PUBLIC ASSISTANCE PROGRAM AND POLICY GUIDE (PAPPG)
https://www.fema.gov/media-library/assets/documents/111781

FEMA DAMAGE ASSESSMENT OPERATION MANUAL
https://www.fema.gov/media-library/assets/documents/109040

FEMA SCHEDULE OF EQUIPMENT RATES:
https://www.ema.gov/schedule-equipment-rates

DEM RECOVERY AND MITIGATION DOCUMENT LINKS INCLUDING FEDERAL DOCUMENT LINKS:
http://dem.nv.gov/About/RandM/

DISASTER ASSISTANCE FOR INDIVIDUALS AND HOUSEHOLDS

Immediate Emergency Help:
http://www.redcross.org/
http://www.salvationarmy.org/

Nevada Voluntary Organizations Active in disaster:
https://voadnevada.wordpress.com/

United Way of Northern Nevada
http://uwnns.org/

 INSURANCE

Learn more about flood insurance:  https://www.floodsmart.gov/floodsmart/

NEVADA HOUSING AUTHORITY – WEATHERIZATION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM SERVICE PROVIDERS

 Rural Nevada Development Corporation (RNDC)
1320 East Aultman Street
Ely, Nevada 89301
Tele: (775) 289-8519
Toll Free:  (866) 404-5201
http://www.rndcnv.org/

  USDA RURAL DEVELOPMENT
SINGLE FAMILY HOUSING REPAIR LOANS & GRANTS

  Section 504 Home Repair Program, this provides loans to very-low-income homeowners to repair, improve or modernize their homes or grants to elderly very-low-income homeowners to remove healthy and safety hazards.

Elko Field Office
555 W Silver St. Suite 101
Elko, NV 89801
Tele: 775-738-8468
Fax: 855-612-1209

brad.gallimore@nv.usda.gov
jacqueline.fender@nv.usda.gov
https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/prgrams-services-individuals

  FEMA INDIVIDUAL DISASTER ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS & INFORMATION

 https://www.fema.gov/individual-disaster-assistance 

Homeowners, renters, and business owners who had disaster losses should register online for disaster assistance at www.disasterassistance.gov or call the FEMA registration line at:  1.800.FEMA (3362)  (TTY 1.800.462.7585).

DISASTER ASSISTANCE FOR BUSINESS

Economic Injury Disaster Loans
https://www/sba.gov/loans-grants/see-what-sba-offers/sba-loan-programs/disaster/types-disaster-loans

Tax Relief – Internal Revenue Service
https://www.irs.gov/Businesses/Small-Businesses-&-Self-Employed/Disaster-Assistance-and-Emergency-Relief-for-Individuals-and Businesses-1

US. Department of Agriculture (Farm Assistance)
https://www/fsa.usda.gov/programs-and-services/disastr-assistance-program/index

Disaster Unemployment Assistance (Farm or Ranch Owners and Self-employed Persons)
http://workforcesecurity.doleta.gov/unemploy/disaster.asp
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