Southwest Virginia receiving federal assistance to aid in flood recovery
ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ/Youngkin Team Release) - Virginia has received a Small Business Administration declaration to assist with recovery efforts due to severe flooding in July, according to Governor Glenn Youngkin’s team.
The declaration applies to Buchanan County, Dickenson County, Russell County and Tazewell County.
“We are grateful that additional assistance is being provided to help these communities that have suffered the loss of their homes, businesses, and property,” said Governor Youngkin. “We continue to keep our thoughts with those trying to recover and will continue our support in the days, months, and years to come.”
To assist businesses and residents affected by the disaster, the SBA has opened a Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC) in Whitewood, Virginia.
Whitewood Volunteer Fire Department
16128 Dismal River Road
Whitewood, VA 24657
Hours of Operation:
Opening: Tuesday, Oct. 25, 9 a.m. to 6 pm.
Hours: Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 29, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Permanently Closes: Thursday, Nov. 4 at 4 p.m.
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