Dike removal will begin when the risk of flooding is over and the Red River in Fargo falls below at least 30 feet.
If you sustained losses or damage you may be eligible for disaster aid. To register call 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) or visit www.disasterassistance.gov.
For the speech and hearing impaired: TTY: 1-800-462-7585
When you register for disaster assistance please have the following available:
- Social Security Number (yours and spouse)
- Private insurance information, if available
- Address and zip code of the damaged property
- Directions to the damaged home or property
- Telephone number where FEMA can reach you
Loss of Wages
Workers who have lost employment due to flooding across the state may qualify for unemployment insurance payments. Contact Job Service North Dakota at 701-328-4995 or visit www.jobsnd.com.
The Village Family Service Center- Post Flood Financial Tips
Yard Restoration Program
Some private property owners who sustain damage from the construction of temporary protection during a flood may be eligible for yard restoration assistance.
North Dakota Department of Health
Inspections and Permits
If your home sustained flood damage, you will be required to obtain an inspection and permit for demolition and reconstruction work. Contact the City of Fargo Inspections Department for more information at 701-241-1561.
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