Louisiana HAZUS User Group (LAHUG)
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News from Region VI
- Businesses, Nonprofit Organizations Get Smart about Low-Interest Disaster Loans
NORTH LITTLE ROCK – Businesses and nonprofit organizations are discovering a low-interest disaster loan from the U.S. Small Business Administration is smart business.
Disaster loans provide funding for private sector recovery and are being used to:
Repair or replace buildings and business assets, such as equipment and inventory;
Meet payroll and lease obligations during business downtime caused by the disaster;
Refinance existing liens; and
Make improvements to protect against future damage.
- FEMA Offers Resources for Property Owners Rebuilding After Disaster
NORTH LITTLE ROCK – FEMA offers a wide range of free resources for Arkansas homeowners who are either rebuilding after the spring storms or preparing for the next time disaster strikes.
FEMA maintains an extensive online library, including bilingual and multimedia resources, which describe the measures contractors or do-it-yourselfers can take to reduce risks to property. FEMA publications can be viewed online and downloaded to any computer.English
- Disaster Recovery Center to Relocate in Wimberley for Texas Flood Survivors
AUSTIN, Texas – A State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Wimberley (Hays County) will relocate on Thursday, July 30 for homeowners, renters and business owners who sustained damage from the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding from May 4 to June 22.English