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FEMA Specialists to Offer Rebuilding Tips

LEE COUNTY, Miss. – Rebuilding or repairing property damaged from the recent severe storms? Residents in the Tupelo-Saltillo area can get advice on building safer and smarter from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
Mitigation specialists from FEMA will be at Home Depot in Saltillo to offer information on rebuilding after a disaster. The advisors can answer questions about protecting homes from future disaster-related damage and offer tips to build hazard-resistant homes.

FEMA officials estimate that every dollar spent on mitigation saves almost four dollars if another disaster hits.
Homeowners and contractors can learn more at:
Home Depot
1074 Cross Creek Dr.
Saltillo, Miss. 38866
8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Tues., July 1 – Thurs., July 3 and Sat., July 5
The specialists will not be at the store on Friday, July 4.