Individual FEMA help may be available

If you suffered damage as a result of the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding during the incident period of May 4-June 19, 2015, you may be eligible to receive federal disaster assistance.

Kelly McNabb, county emergency management coordinator, said officials with the Federal Emergency Management Agency will be in Montague from July 10-12 in the community room of the courthouse annex, located at 11339 State Highway 59N.

The officials will be available for storm victims to register with FEMA, or you may call FEMA at 1-800-621-3362.

They will be open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Bring the following information for individual assistance: Your address with zip code; directions to your property; condition of your damaged home; insurance information, if available; Social Security number; phone number where you can be contacted; address where you get mail; and bank account type, account number and bank routing number

McNabb said when you register, you will be given a FEMA registration number. Write down your number and save it because you will need it whenever you contact FEMA.

See online registration at: disasterassistance.gov.