Last Updated: Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Mississippi Disaster Recovery Centers operates in five places


The Mississippi and federal emergency agencies are operating five disaster recovery centers in Mississippi  to individuals affected by the December storms. The disaster recovery centers are located in Benton, Coahoma, Marshall, Quitman and Tippah counties, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) mentioned in a press release issued on January 20, 2016.

The disaster recovery centers are jointly operated by the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency in partnership with county and local agencies. 

Business owners, homeowners, renters and private nonprofit organizations whose losses were not fully covered by their private insurance can apply for a low-interest loan from the U.S. Small Business Administration.