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New Jersey Disaster #NJ-00001 Disaster Declaration

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U.S. Small Business Administration.




This is a Notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of New Jersey (FEMA—1588-DR), dated 04/19/2005.

Incident: Severe Storms and Flooding.

Incident Period: 04/01/2005 through 04/03/2005.

Effective Date: 04/19/2005.

Physical Loan Application Deadline Date: 06/20/2005.

EIDL Loan Application Deadline Date: 01/19/2006.


Submit completed loan applications to: U.S. Small Business Administration, Disaster Area Office 1, 360 Rainbow Blvd. South 3rd Floor, Niagara Falls, NY 14303.

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A. Escobar, Office of Disaster Assistance, U.S. Small Business Administration, 409 3rd Street, Suite 6050, Washington, DC 20416.

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Notice is hereby given that as a result of the President's major disaster declaration on 04/19/2005, applications for disaster loans may be filed at the address listed above or other locally announced locations.

The following areas have been determined to be adversely affected by the disaster:

Primary Counties:

Bergen, Essex, Gloucester, Hunterdon, Mercer, Morris, Passaic, Sussex, and Warren.

Contiguous Counties:

New Jersey: Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cumberland, Hudson, Middlesex, Monmouth, Salem, Somerset, and Union.

Delaware: New Castle.

New York: Bronx, New York, Orange, Rockland, and Westchester.

Pennsylvania: Bucks, Delaware, Monroe, Northampton, Philadelphia, and Pike.

The Interest Rates are:

Homeowners with credit available elsewhere5.875
Homeowners without credit available elsewhere2.937
Businesses with credit available elsewhere6.000
Businesses & small agricultural cooperatives without credit available elsewhere4.000
Other (including non-profit organizations) with credit available elsewhere4.750
Businesses and non-profit organizations without credit available elsewhere4.000

The number assigned to this disaster for physical damage is 101136 and for economic injury is 101140.

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(Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers 59002 and 59008)

Herbert L. Mitchell,

Associate Administrator for Disaster Assistance.

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[FR Doc. 05-8676 Filed 4-29-05; 8:45 am]