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How to apply for federal aid

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be in Harrison County next week participating in an outreach program, according to the City of Marshall Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator. 

The agency's representatives will be there to assist people who need federal individual assistance as a result of damage to their homes caused by flooding or tornado. The specific time frame of the flooding and tornado damage must have been between May 4, 2015, and June 19, 2015, officials with the agency say.

If you have already registered with FEMA, representatives will be visiting households door-to-door. They may also visit other households and businesses, they say. 

If you have not yet registered but feel you qualify, you must register by July 28. 

According to Randy Pritchard, Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator, you can register the following ways:

You can call 1-800-621-FEMA(3362) and register by phone. You can also register on the web at https://www.fema.gov/apply-assistance

If you would rather speak with a representative face to face, they will have a fixed site in Marshall starting Monday July 13, 2015.  The fixed site will be located at the Marshall Police Department, 2101 East End Blvd N. They will available Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday 9 a.m.to  2 p.m. They will only be on site for a limited amount of time – starting at one week.

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