As a result of the President's major disaster declaration for Public Assistance on November 8, 2002, the U.S. Small Business Administration is activating its disaster loan program only for private non-profit businesses that provide essential services of a governmental nature. I find that Fairbanks North Star Borough, Denali Borough, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, the Regional Education Attendance Areas (REAA) of Delta Greely, Alaska Gateway, Copper River and Yukon-Koyukuk, and the cities of Tetlin, Mentasta Lake, Northway, Dot Lake, Chistochina, Tanacross and the unincorporated communities of Slana and Tok in the State of Alaska constitute a disaster area due to damages caused by an earthquake occurring on November 3, 2002, and continuing. Applications for loans for physical damage as a result of this disaster may be filed until the close of business on January 7, 2003 at the address listed below or other locally announced locations: Small Business Administration, Disaster Area 4 Office, P.O. Box 13795, Sacramento, CA 95853-4795.
The interest rates are:
|For Physical Damage:|
|Non-profit organizations without credit available elsewhere||3.324|
|Non-profit organizations with credit available elsewhere||5.500|
The number assigned to this disaster for physical damage is P00102.Start Signature
(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 59002 and 59008).Start Printed Page 70103
Dated: November 13, 2002.
Herbert L. Mitchell,
Associate Administrator, for Disaster Assistance.
[FR Doc. 02-29434 Filed 11-19-02; 8:45 am]
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