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9/6/2019 - Tornado Recovery Funds Obligated by FEMA

First Selectman Jeff Manville announced today that FEMA has approved the Town's application for tornado recovery funds. In the aftermath of the May 15, 2018 tornado, Southbury spent approximately 1.4 million dollars in recovery efforts.  FEMA allows a 75% reimbursement of eligible costs and 1.067 million dollars has been obligated to the town.   "This is great news for the Town. I want to thank FEMA, at both the State and Federal level for their assistance and support throughout the application and reimbursement process. My staff did an exceptional job following all the proper and necessary procedures to make this happen on behalf of the Town."