Upcoming Sandy Deadlines

  • TEMPORARY HOUSING IN HOTELS: EXTENDED – Now ends 1/27201. Sandy survivors who are participating in FEMA’s Transitional Shelter Assistance program (i.e. living temporarily in a hotel room paid for by FEMA) must check out by January 27.
  • DSNY BULK DEBRIS PICKUP: EXTENDED to 2/18/2013. Debris will be picked up the night before your usual trash pickup. After that, you will be charged for debris on the sidewalk You can complain to your city council rep, Assemblyman Cymbrowitz 718-743-4078, or Sen. Marty Golden 718-238-6044 to arrange for help in pick up of debris after that date.
  • FEMA APPLICATIONS: 1/28/2013. Visit www.disasterassistance.gov or call 1-800-621-3362.
  • SBA LOANS: Application deadline: 1/28/2013. Deadline for physical property damage. 7/31/2013: Deadline for economic injury applications. INDIVIDUALS SHOULD APPLY TOO EVEN IF YOU DON’T BORROW ANY MONEY — it is the ONLY way to KEEP YOUR FEMA FILE OPEN! Businesses/nonprofits: low-interest and EID loans up to $2 million. Homeowners: loans up to $200,000. Homeowners & renters: loans up to $40,000. Increasing a loan by up to 20% for structural improvements that lessen future risk. Apply at https://disasterloan.sba.gov or a Disaster Recovery Center http://www.fema.gov/disaster-recovery-centers OR email disastercustomerservice@sba.gov or call 1-800-659-2955 (TTY 800-877-8339) OR download an application www.sba.gov/disaster
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