Anderson, Lawrence and Loudon counties in Tennessee are now eligible to receive federal funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms, straight-line winds, flooding, landslides, and mudslides from February and March of this year.

All designated counties could receive federal funding on a cost-sharing basis for emergency work and the repair or replacement of facilities.

The state and eligible local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations in the following counties are now eligible for federal grants under FEMA’s Public Assistance program:

  • Anderson
  • Bedford
  • Bledsoe
  • Blount
  • Campbell
  • Carter
  • Cheatham
  • Claiborne
  • Clay
  • Cocke
  • Coffee
  • Decatur
  • Dekalb
  • Dickson
  • Dyer
  • Fentress
  • Gibson
  • Giles
  • Grainger
  • Greene
  • Hamblen
  • Hamilton
  • Hancock
  • Hardin
  • Hawkins
  • Hickman
  • Houston
  • Humphreys
  • Jackson
  • Jefferson
  • Johnson
  • Knox
  • Lake
  • Lauderdale
  • Lawrence
  • Lewis
  • Lincoln
  • Loudon
  • Marion
  • Marshall
  • McNairy
  • Moore
  • Morgan
  • Obion
  • Overton
  • Perry
  • Rhea
  • Roane
  • Robertson
  • Scott
  • Sequatchie
  • Sevier
  • Smith
  • Tipton
  • Unicoi
  • Union
  • Van Buren
  • Warren
  • Wayne

For additional information, visit the FEMA Public Assistance website.