May 25, 2021DR-4594-TN NR 001DR-4601-TN NR 005
NEWS RELEASEFEMA Issues Public Notice for 29 Tennessee CountiesNASHVILLE, Tenn. – A public notice has been posted to the FEMA and Tennessee Emergency ManagementAgency websites describing available FEMA assistance and proposed FEMA-funded actions, includingactivities that may affect historic properties, threatened and endangered species, criticalhabitat, or wetlands and floodplains in Tennessee.
FEMA is required by law to provide public notice of its intent to provide federal assistance andgrant opportunities via the Public Assistance and Hazard Mitigation Grant programs.
The public notice addresses FEMA’s intention to reimburse eligible applicants for costs to repairor 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 SmithCounties.
The public notice also addresses FEMA’s intention to reimburse eligible applicants for costs torepair or replace facilities damaged by the Mar. 25 to Apr. 3 severe storms, tornadoes and floodingin 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 onthe (DR-4601-TN) disaster webpage at:https://www.fema.gov/disaster-federal-register-notice/dr-4601-tn-001. In addition, the notice isposted on the Tennessee Emergency Management website at:https://www.tn.gov/tema/news/2021/5/24/public-notice.html###
FEMA’s mission is helping people before, during, and after disasters.