FEMA Declares Hudson County Major Disaster Area Post-Ida,

Governor Phil Murphy announced earlier this afternoon that FEMA has added Hudson County as a major disaster area following Tropical Storm Ida.  The tweeted:

“We just received a @fema Major Disaster Declaration for Essex, Hudson, Mercer, & Union counties for Ida damages. Residents now have access to the federal help they need to rebuild. We’ll continue working with our federal partners to include all eligible counties & residents.”

Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla just tweeted:

“I’m thrilled Hudson County has been provided with a Major Disaster Declaration by @fema, an important step in unlocking critical funding to assist those impacted by Ida. Thank you to @GovMurphy, @SenatorMenendez, @CoryBooker & @RepSires for their strong support & advocacy.”
Apply for disaster relief here: disasterassistance.gov