Federal Emergency Management Agency:
Individuals living in Butler, Cass, Colfax, Dodge, Douglas, Nemaha, Sarpy, Saunders, and Washington counties have the opportunity to apply for Individual Disaster Assistance. This will provide help to individuals and families who have lost their homes. Start the application process:
Download mobile app at: https://www.fema.gov/mobile-app
On a smart phone: download the FEMA app and click on “disaster resources,” then “apply for assistance online.”
By phone, call FEMA’s toll-free registration line at 800-621-3362 or (TTY) 800-462-7585; or use 711 or Video Relay Service (VRS). Telephone registration is available from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Central Daylight Time seven days a week.
Visit a Disaster Recovery Center. To find the nearest DRC, go online to FEMA.gov/DRC
U.S. Small Business Administration Assistance:
U.S. SBA Nebraska Resource Partners, Development Centers, and Free Services: https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/Declarations/ViewDisasterDocument/2592
U.S. SBA Business Recovery and Disaster Recover Centers in Nebraska: https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/Declarations/ViewDisasterDocument/2639
As a result of the emergency declaration, Nebraska businesses can now apply for low-interest federal disaster loans. These loans are provided through the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and can be used to help repair the damages to their businesses.
U.S. SBA Disaster Loan Assistance: https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/
U.S. SBA Disaster Loans Factsheet: https://www.fischer.senate.gov/public/_cache/files/9bc3c402-9a49-4ca3-b0f0-f2b00b2934f3/ne-15896-fact-sheet-presidential.pdf
Call the main SBA Nebraska office at 402.221.4691.
Tax Relief and Assistance:
Nebraskans who live in or own a business in Butler, Cass, Colfax, Dodge, Douglas, Nemaha, Sarpy, Saunders, and Washington counties may qualify for tax relief.
Call the following offices:
North Platte: 308.532.8810