FEMA: Millions in Checks Written for Tornado-Damaged Homes, Businesses

LAKEVIEW, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – FEMA has been busy writing checks in Ohio the last three-and-a-half months.

It follows that deadly string of tornadoes that did a lot of damage, especially in the Indian Lake area northwest of Columbus.

In an update, FEMA Region 5 Manager Tom Sivak says they have provided grants of $3 million to nearly 400 households across the 11 affected counties including Richland and Crawford.

A FEMA Recovery Center in hardest hit Logan County is set to close at week’s end.