NEW WISE DISASTER RECOVERY CENTER HOURS

April 1, 2011  //  


 











Media Contacts:
FEMA – Josie Pritchard        (276) 973-0078
VDEM – Suzanne Simmons   (276) 973-0063


        FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
       
April 22, 2002
        FEMA-1406-DR-VA-NR31


NEW WISE DISASTER RECOVERY CENTER HOURS


WISE, VA. – Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) officials have announced new hours for the Wise Disaster Recovery Center (DRC).


The DRC, located on Industrial Park Road behind the Kmart in Wise, will be open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Friday, April 26. The center will be closed Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28.


Normal hours for the Wise DRC will be from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday.



WISE DRC HOURS OF OPERATION


Monday, April 22, 2002 to Friday, April 26, 2002 – 9 am to 7 p.m.
Saturday, April 27, 2002 and Sunday April 28, 2002-closed
Thereafter: Monday through Friday – 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.


Residents of the disaster declaration area can call FEMA’s toll-free number,
1-800-621-FEMA (1-800-621-3362) or TTY 1-800-462-7585 for the speech and hearing impaired. Both numbers are in operation from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. seven days a week until further notice.





NOTE TO EDITORS: Information on the Southwest Virginia disaster is also available on FEMA’s homepage on the Internet at www.fema.gov, or VDEM’s homepage at www.vaemergency.com. Information also is available through FEMA’s 24-fax-on-demand service by calling (202) 646-FEMA. RADIO NEWS DIRECTORS: For recorded actualities on response and recovery operations call the FEMA Radio Network at 1-800-323-5248.

 

Be ready. Be willing to help.

Virginia Disaster Relief Fund