The recent winter
storm that hit our state produced record low temperatures and snow. We recognize that weather related damage
occurred in academic facilities throughout Arkansas. Please see the request from the Arkansas Division of Emergency Management below:
The Arkansas Division of Emergency Management
is requesting local, state, and critical private non-profit organizations to
submit damage assessment details for critical facilities and infrastructure
impacted by the February 2021 Winter Storm event. We will use this data to determine if a State
or Federal Disaster Declaration request is necessary.
the following link to complete an assessment tool for each facility
impacted and include up to five photos that show the damages. Please have this tool completed by March 5,
2021. Our office will reach out to each
organization if clarification of information submitted is needed. If you have questions, please contact the ADEM
Area Coordinator or the ADEM Recovery Branch at
academic facilities not fully covered by insurance or public/private assistance
may be eligible Catastrophic Program funds. If your district would like to pursue the application
process for potential Catastrophic Program funding, please email the following
information to email@example.com.
- Percentage of insurance (a minimum of 90% is required)
- Amount of insurance deductible
- The amount that insurance will not cover repairs to academic facilities
If you have any questions, please telephone Tim Cain at (501) 366-3178.