FEMA adds counties to the January freeze disaster declaration
On April 20, Kings, Madera, Merced, and Stanislaus counties were added to the Major Disaster Declaration the President approved in March, following the January Freeze.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) amended 1689-DR-California to add Kings, Madera, and Merced for Disaster Unemployment Assistance and Food Commodities. Stanislaus County is added for Disaster Unemployment Assistance.
The counties declared disaster areas eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance and Food Commodities relief are Fresno, Imperial, Kern, Los Angeles, Monterey, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Tulare, and Ventura.