Major Disaster Declaration for Louisiana (FEMA-4462-DR-LA)

Major Disaster Declaration for Louisiana (FEMA-4462-DR-LA)

FEMA Declared Disaster Louisiana
FEMA Alert Update
October 17, 2019

FEMA issued an update to a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration for areas in Louisiana affected by flooding that took place May 10 to July 24, 2019.

The following parish is eligible for assistance:

Public Assistance

St. Mary
FEMA Louisiana Flooding (DR-4462 Amendment 1)


DECLARED SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 SUMMARY STATE: Louisiana NUMBER: FEMA-4462-DR INCIDENT: Flooding INCIDENT PERIOD: May 10 to July 24, 2019 DATE REQUESTED BY GOVERNOR: August 15, 2019 FEDERAL COORDINATING OFFICER: John E. Long National FCO Program DESIGNATIONS AND TYPES OF ASSISTANCE: INDIVIDUAL ASSISTANCE (Assistance to individuals and households): Not Requested. PUBLIC ASSISTANCE (Assistance for emergency work and the repair or replacement of disaster-damaged facilities): Assumption, Caldwell, Catahoula, Concordia, East Carroll, Franklin, Iberville, Ouachita, Pointe Coupee, Rapides, St. Martin, Terrebonne, and West Feliciana Parishes. HAZARD MITIGATION GRANT PROGRAM (Assistance for actions taken to prevent or reduce long term risk to life and property from natural hazards): All areas in the State of Louisiana are eligible for assistance under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. OTHER: Additional designations may be made at a later date if requested by the state and warranted by the results of further damage assessments.