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Bucks County Declared Eligible for Federal Disaster Assistance

On September 10, 2021, President Biden granted a Major Disaster Declaration for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania triggering the release of Federal funds to help communities recover from the Remnants of Hurricane Ida that occurred August 31 – September 5, 2021.

Individuals in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, Philadelphia and York Counties can apply with FEMA the following ways:
– Apply online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov  
– Constituents may call the application phone number at 1-800-621-3362 (TTY: 800-462-

Bridgeton Township Issues Disaster Emergency Declaration

The Bridgeton Township Supervisors have issued a Disaster Emergency Declaration as part of their response to the COVID19 pandemic. The effect of a declaration of a local disaster emergency is to activate the response and recovery aspects of any and all applicable local emergency management plans and to authorize the furnishing of aid and assistance thereunder from federal, state and county sources.

Bridgeton Township Emergency Declaration.pdf