As a result of the President's major disaster declaration for Public Assistance on September 23, 2003 the U.S. Small Business Administration is activating its disaster loan program only for private non-profit organizations that provide essential services of a governmental nature. I find that Berkeley, Grant, Hampshire, Hardy, Jefferson, Mineral, Morgan, Pendleton, Randolph and Tucker Counties in the State of West Virginia constitute a disaster area due to damages caused by Hurricane Isabel occurring on September 18, 2003 and continuing. Applications for loans for physical damage as a result of this disaster may be filed until the close of business on November 24, 2003 at the address listed below or other locally announced locations: U.S. Small Business Administration, Disaster Area 1 Office, 360 Rainbow Blvd., South, 3rd Floor, Niagara Falls, NY 14303.
The interest rates are:
|For Physical Damage:|
|Non-Profit Organizations without Credit Available Elsewhere||3.100|
|Non-Profit Organizations with Credit Available Elsewhere||5.500|
The number assigned to this disaster for physical damage is P01708.
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Dated: September 25, 2003.
Cheri L. Cannon,
Acting Associate Administrator for Disaster Assistance.
[FR Doc. 03-25034 Filed 10-1-03; 8:45 am]
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