March 16, 2022

HUD: Disaster Assistance Announced for Tennessee Disaster Survivors

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today announced the implementation of federal disaster assistance to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas of Tennessee affected by a severe winter storm on February 3 to February 4, 2022.

On March 11, President Biden issued a major disaster declaration for the counties of Crockett, Fayette, Haywood, Lauderdale, Shelby, Tipton, and Weakley.

HUD funding, provided by FEMA, is also available on a cost-sharing basis for hazard mitigation measures statewide. Effective immediately, HUD is:

Read about these and other HUD programs designed to assist disaster victims.

This post was originally published here.