April 2014 Storm Event
Residents and businesses affected by the significant rain and flooding event that occurred in the city on April 29 and 30 can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration. The filing deadline to return applications for physical property damage is July 28, 2014. The deadline to return economic injury applications is March 2, 2015.
- The declaration (New York Declaration 14005 & 14006) covers Kings and Queens Counties, and the contiguous counties of Bronx, Nassau, New York and Richmond in the state of New York. Click here to download the fact sheet
- Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA's website at https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela.
- Individuals and businesses may also obtain information and loan applications by calling the SBA's Customer Service Center at 1-800-659-2955 (1-800-877-8339 for people who are Deaf or hard-of-hearing), or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Loan applications can also be downloaded at www.sba.gov/disaster.