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Winter Awareness week is November 2-8, 2014
At some point, it will snow and temperatures will drop below zero. There will be ice on the roads. High winds will raise the risk of being outdoors from hazardous to life-threatening. Are You Ready For Winter?
Below are some documents to help keep you and your family safe this winter.

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Residents can register at or via a smart phone or Web-enabled device at Applicants may also call 800-621-3362. TTY users may call 800-462-7585. The toll-free telephone numbers will operate from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. EDT seven days a week until further notice.
Updated 10/27/2014

FEMA has established Disaster Assistance Sites in Oakland County as an option to report damage claims from the August 11, 2014 flood event.

The following locations will be available to Oakland County residents to report damages to FEMA and get information in addition to the 1-800-621-FEMA and the website.
               Recovery Support Sites (RSS) - Open for a limited period of time and can quickly answer questions about disaster assistance programs:
                City of Oak Park
Council Chambers
1400 Oak Park Blvd.
Oak Park, MI. 48237
October 20 - 30, 2014
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Closed: Friday & Sunday
Jewish Community Center of Metro Detroit
15110 West Ten Mile Road
Oak Park, MI. 48237
Sunday - Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday - 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Huntington Woods Public Library
26415 Scotia Road
Huntington Woods, Mi. 48070
October 27 - November 2, 2014
Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed: Friday
Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) - Offer full service registration, appeal process, on-site specialist to offer assistance, and other services:
Gerry Kulick Community Center
1201 Livernois Ave.
Ferndale, MI. 48220
Open - Monday through Saturday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Closed: Sunday
 Mitigation Outreach Teams - Work with various building supply stores to educate people about a wide range of mitigation measures such as installing special valves to prevent sewer backups, elevating furnaces and appliances, and other like topics. The teams are scheduled to appear:
 October 22 through November 4, 2014
 434 W. 12 Mile Rd.
 Madison Heights, MI. 48071
 Monday - Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
 Thursday - Off
 November 4 through November 19, 2014
 Home Depot
 29801 Southfield Rd.
 Southfield, MI. 48076 
 Monday - Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
 Thursday - Off
 November 5 through November 19, 2014
Home Depot
660 W. 12 Mile Rd. 
Madison Heights, MI. 48071 
Monday - Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday - Off
 October 19 through November 3, 2014
Home Depot
 1177 Coolidge Hwy.
 Troy, MI.
 Monday - Sunday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
 Thursday - Off
 November 4 through November 19, 2014
28650 Telegraph Rd.
Southfield, MI.
Monday - Sunday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday - Off

ICE - In Case of Emergency

Oakland County Homeland Security Division supports the "ICE" - In Case of Emergency Campaign.
Put "ICE" on your cell phone.  It could save your life.



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