BRAZOS COUNTY, TX — On April 15, Gov. Greg Abbott announced the deadline to submit damages and make claims to FEMA has been extended till May 20.
"Thank you to FEMA for granting this registration period extension for Individual Assistance to counties severely impacted by the winter storm," said Governor Abbott. "I encourage Texans in the qualifying counties to apply for this assistance to help repair any lasting damages from the storm."
Local residents with property damage caused by the February winter storm are eligible for FEMA financial assistance, but they need to make those applications before the deadline.
According to their press release, any claims already in the system at that point will still be processed, but no new applications will be accepted after that date.
How to apply:
Online applications are available by clicking directly here.
Those without computer access, or in need of further assistance, are encouraged to call 1-800-621-3362.
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