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- 7585).
Bucks County Emergency Management Agency has put in place a Damage Assessment Form to gather information from anyone in need after the severe weather from Hurricane Ida. This information will be shared with Local, County, State and/or Federal Emergency Management Stakeholders to determine levels of damage throughout Bucks County, and the level of State and Federal Disaster Assistance needed. Submission of this form does not guarantee assistance. To contact the agency, call 215-340-8700 or fill out the damage assessment form