Governor Cuomo Requests Federal Disaster Declaration to Release Federal Aid to Eight Counties


Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today requested that the federal government grant a Major Disaster Declaration for eight counties devastated by flash flooding during severe storms in August. A Major Disaster Declaration would result in financial assistance from the federal government allowing local communities to continue their recovery. Assistance includes funding for emergency protective measures, debris removal, and repairs to public buildings and infrastructure.

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