June 25-26, 2021 Rain Event: Information on Applying for FEMA Assistance & Filing an Appeal
Click here to file an application for FEMA assistance for the June 25-26, 2021 rain event. The registration deadline for FEMA has been extended to November 12, 2021.
If your FEMA claim has been denied, click here for step-by-step instructions on how to file an appeal with FEMA (scroll down to the “If You are Denied” section). The City is also encouraging residents who need assistance with their claim to visit either of its two Disaster Recovery Centers: Kemeny Recreation Center (2260 S. Fort Street) and The Salvation Army (3000 Conner Street).
You may also qualify for assistance provided by a group of local realtors. Please click here and scroll to the end of this news article for more details.
Public Notice regarding GLWA’s October 7 Special Board of Directors meeting
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE: The State of Michigan Open Meetings Act (SB1108), allows remote telephonic and electronic participation in public meetings and hearings for public bodies subject to the Act during certain state or local emergencies. At this time, local health departments within the GLWA service area have declared emergencies related to the risk of infection associated with the COVID-19 pandemic.
The special meeting of the GLWA Board of Directors scheduled for October 7, 2021, at 12:00 p.m. will be held via Zoom and its telephonic capabilities. Members of the public who wish to attend this meeting can do so in the following manner:
Public Call-In Number: 877 853 5247 US Toll-Free; or
888 788 0099 US Toll-Free
Meeting ID: 832 4824 0678
Join Zoom Meeting Here:
For members of the public may offer public comment in the following manner:
By Telephone: Members of the public who wish to attend the meeting and/or offer public comment by telephone should call in at the number indicated above, press *9 on their keypad to “raise their hand for public comment.” During other portions of the meeting, members of the public are asked to mute their line by pressing *6 on their keypad to mute or unmute their line.
By E-Mail: Members of the public may provide written comments to the Board by emailing those comments to CEO@glwater.org on or before 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 and should reference “October 7, 2021 Board Meeting” in the subject line of the e-mail.
If a member of the public requires accommodation due to a disability, please contact CEO@glwater.org or (844) 455-GLWA (4592) not less than 72 hours prior to the date of the meeting.