WV and National Disaster News - January 14, 2021


West Virginia


National News
Trump grants disaster relief declaration for September windstorm damage  President Trump granted disaster declarations for several different disasters this week:
·         UTAH - Deseret News (UT) reports FEMA funds will be available for entities in Salt Lake, Davis, Weber and Morgan counties after damage from a windstorm last September with gusts up to 100 mph.
·         CONNECTICUT - A disaster declaration was also approved for eight counties in Connecticut impacted by Tropical Storm Isaias. WVIT-TV (CT)
·         LOUISIANA - Sen. Bill Cassidy said Wednesday that FEMA is awarding nearly $12 million in federal aid to Louisiana for COVID-19 and Hurricane Laura assistance. KATC-TV (LA)


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