Disasters

Hurricane Sally: Apply for physical disaster SBA loans by Nov. 19

Hurricane Sally: Apply for physical disaster SBA loans by Nov. 19

As of Oct. 19, more than $100 million in FEMA grants, National Flood Insurance and low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration had been approved for Alabama’s Hurricane Sally survivors, according to the governor’s office. Other 2020 Hurricanes…

Flooding prompts governor to declare a state of emergency

Flooding prompts governor to declare a state of emergency

At noon Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, Gov. Kay Ivey declared a state of emergency in all 67 Alabama counties related to flooding. The statewide emergency proclamation prohibits price gouging and eases transportation restrictions for the movement of emergency supplies throughout…