As a result of the President's major disaster declaration on September 15, 2004, and a notice received from the Department of Homeland Security—Federal Emergency Management Agency—on September 18, 2004, I find that George, Greene, Hancock, Harrison, Jackson, Perry, Stone, and Wayne Counties in the State of Mississippi constitute a disaster area due to damages caused by Hurricane Ivan occurring on September 13, 2004, and continuing. Applications for loans for physical damage as a result of this disaster may be filed until the close of business on November 15, 2004, and for economic injury until the close of business on June 15, 2005, at the address listed below or other locally announced locations: U.S. Small Business Administration, Disaster Area 2 Office, One Baltimore Place, Suite 300, Atlanta, GA 30308.
In addition, applications for economic injury loans from small businesses located in the following contiguous counties may be filed until the specified date at the above location: Clarke, Forrest, Jasper, Jones, and Pearl River in the State of Mississippi; Choctaw, Mobile, and Washington counties in the State of Alabama; and St. Tammany Parish in the State of Louisiana.
The interest rates are:
For Physical Damage
|For Physical Damage:|
|Homeowners with credit available elsewhere||6.375|
|Homeowners without credit available elsewhere||3.187|
|Businesses with credit available elsewhere||5.800|
|Businesses and non-profit organizations without credit available elsewhere||2.900|
|Others (including non-profit organizations) with credit available elsewhere||4.875|
|For Economic Injury:|
|Businesses and small agricultural cooperatives without credit available elsewhere||2.900|
The number assigned to this disaster for physical damage is 362508. For economic injury the number is 9ZW600 for Mississippi; 9ZW700 for Alabama; and 9ZW800 for Louisiana.Start Signature
(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Program Nos. 59002 and 59008)
Dated: September 20, 2004.
Herbert L. Mitchell,
Associate Administrator for Disaster Assistance.
[FR Doc. 04-21899 Filed 9-29-04; 8:45 am]
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