Governor Pence’s Appeal Adds Allen County to Federal Assistance List for January Storm

ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): Tuesday afternoon, Governor Mike Pence announced that Allen County will receive federal grants for the severe winter storm that hit much of Indiana January 5-9.

That means that Allen County is now eligible for FEMA Public Assistance and Snow Assistance grants. Public Assistance will pay 75 percent of eligible expenses. Allen County’s Snow Assistance grant will cover all costs associated with snow removal for the 48-hour period with the highest costs.

Allen County brings the total number of counties receiving assistance for the January snowstorm to 29.

Counties previously granted public assistance include:

Blackford

Boone

Clay

Clinton

Fulton

Hamilton

Hendricks

Huntington

Jasper

Johnson

Kosciusko

LaGrange

Marion

Madison

Montgomery

Morgan

Newton

Noble

Owen

Parke

Putnam

Sullivan

Tipton

Vanderburgh

Vigo

Wabash

White

Whitley