A FEMA Community Relations Team has arrived in the Town of Greenwich to touring area affected by Hurricane Sandy throughout the week.
The team will be examining damage and encouraging residents to register with FEMA. Team members, headed by Dennis Parlari, are expected to visit residences on a door-to-door basis beginning today, Dec. 4.
FEMA Community Relations Team members will be properly identified with photo ID tags. Greenwich Police will be aware of their movements in Town during this process. FEMA will remain in town until Friday, Dec. 7.
Residents in Greenwich who suffered damage as a result of Hurricane Sandy must register with FEMA by phone or online to access this aid. To register by phone, residents can call 1-800-621-FEMA (3362). The TTY line for people with speech or hearing impairments is 1-800-462-7585. The line is open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., seven days per week.
To register online, applications may be completed at www.disasterassistance.gov.
If residents have disaster assistance questions, call the FEMA Helpline at 1-800-621-3362.