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Today, Congressman Harold “Hal” Rogers (KY-05) relayed important information to those individuals who are eligible for FEMA Assistance:

“Hello, this is Congressman Hal Rogers.

“As we begin to recover from the terrible storms and flooding, I wanted to ensure that you had the most up to date and accurate information on how to apply for FEMA assistance.

“Individuals and households in Breathitt, Pike, Owsley and Floyd counties can now register for FEMA disaster assistance.

“If you suffered damage and losses from the flooding, be sure to call FEMA toll free at 1-800-621-FEMA. Lines are open 7 A.M. to 10 P.M. seven days a week.

“If you have access to internet, you can also register online at anytime by visiting

“Remember to have your current contact information, proof of address, social security number, list of damages and bank information with you when you place your request with FEMA.

“Finally, do not delay. Even if you registered with a local agency or the Red Cross you must register with FEMA to be considered for federal assistance.

“Register with FEMA today. The number again is 1-800-621-3362.”