Somerville residents get tips from FEMA on flood cleanup
July 21, 2010
SOMERVILLE, MA — Homeowners this week can talk in person to a Federal Emergency Management Association (FEMA) representative about how to clean out their basements, as well as hear advice on how to prepare for a possible relief grant, according to The Somerville News.
In the wake of the major flash floods of last weekend, FEMA has set up a table at the Home Depot laden with guides on how to protect your home from flood damage, tips for mold and mildew control and applications for help after a disaster, the article stated.
FEMA also fielded questions about receiving federal assistance for the flood damage to their homes, the article noted.