Wichita Falls FEMA Deadline Nearing

Officials with the City of Wichita Falls are encouraging residents who were affected by recent flooding to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), as soon as possible. The deadline for registration is Tuesday, August 28th. Citizens who qualify for federal assistance may not receive assistance if they do not register before the deadline. 

FEMA officials recommend that residents affected in the disaster-declared area of Wichita County call FEMA's toll-free registration number at 1-800-621-3362. Those who have already registered but need to update personal information or have questions about their application should also call the FEMA Helpline at 1-800-621-3362. Both registration and helpline services are available from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and are accessible to the speech and hearing impaired at TTY 1-800-462-7585. Citizens may also apply online at http://www.fema.gov/assistance/index.shtm.