NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - Adams County has been approved for
individual federal disaster assistance to help homeowners repair
damage from Hurricane Gustav.
Homeowners are eligible for up to $28,000 to rebuild or repair
homes damaged in last month's storm. Residents have 60 days to
apply for the grants.
Harrison, Hancock, and Washington counties were approved on
Sept. 26 for individual disaster aid from the Federal Emergency
FEMA has already approved public assistance for several
counties, including those along the Gulf Coast, to repair or
rebuild public buildings and roadways and to remove hurricane
Information from: The Natchez Democrat,