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FEMA declares Hunterdon Co., N.J. eligible for federal funds

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Nov 06 2012 10:27:02 AM CST
Updated On: Nov 06 2012 10:27:44 AM CST
HUNTERDON COUNTY, N.J. -

FEMA has announced Hunterdon County, New Jersey is available for individual and public federal assistance after Hurricane Sandy.

The declaration allows residents,  government agencies, and certain private non-profits the opportunity to recover their costs associated with the storm.

Residents must first document their damage then report it to their respective insurance companies.

Residents can apply for individual disaster assistance through the following avenues:

  • Apply Online at DisasterAssistance.gov
  • Apply via a smartphone at m.fema.gov
  • Apply by Phone: Call (800) 621-3362.
  • Call TTY (800) 462-7585 for people with speech or hearing disabilities.