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Posted on: May 25, 2021

FEMA Assistance

May 25, 2021
DR-4594-TN NR 001
DR-4601-TN NR 005


NEWS RELEASE
FEMA Issues Public Notice for 29 Tennessee Counties
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A public notice has been posted to the FEMA and Tennessee Emergency Management
Agency websites describing available FEMA assistance and proposed FEMA-funded actions, including
activities that may affect historic properties, threatened and endangered species, critical
habitat, or wetlands and floodplains in Tennessee.

FEMA is required by law to provide public notice of its intent to provide federal assistance and
grant opportunities via the Public Assistance and Hazard Mitigation Grant programs.

The public notice addresses FEMA’s intention to reimburse eligible applicants for costs to repair
or replace facilities damaged by the Feb. 11 to 19 severe winter storms, in Bedford, Cannon,
Coffee, DeKalb, Fentress, Jackson, Moore, Overton, Pickett, Putnam, Scott, Shelby, and Smith
Counties.

The public notice also addresses FEMA’s intention to reimburse eligible applicants for costs to
repair or replace facilities damaged by the Mar. 25 to Apr. 3 severe storms, tornadoes and flooding
in Campbell, Cannon, Cheatham, Claiborne, Clay, Davidson, Decatur, Fentress, Grainger, Hardeman,
Henderson, Hickman, Jackson, Madison, Maury, McNairy, Moore, Overton, Scott, Smith, Wayne,
Williamson, and Wilson Counties.

The public notice is posted on FEMA’s disaster webpage (DR-4594-TN) at:




https://www.fema.gov/disaster-federal-register-notice/dr-4594-tn-public- notice-001 as well as on
the (DR-4601-TN) disaster webpage at:
https://www.fema.gov/disaster-federal-register-notice/dr-4601-tn-001. In addition, the notice is
posted on the Tennessee Emergency Management website at:
https://www.tn.gov/tema/news/2021/5/24/public-notice.html
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FEMA’s mission is helping people before, during, and after disasters.

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