March 15, 2011 (1:30pm)
(SALEM, Ore.) - Governor Kitzhaber today declared a state of emergency for Curry County. A signed executive order from the Governor declaring a state of emergency sets in motion a state and federal process for applying for federal disaster assistance. The Governor is accelerating the arrival of state and federal disaster assistance teams in Curry County and has established a Governor's Recovery Cabinet.
"I want to get Curry County the financial help it needs to get back to work and start rebuilding their community immediately," said Governor Kitzhaber.
Executive Order 11-04
Questions about Japan's radiation in Oregon
Oregon Health Authority Fact Sheet
Oregon Health Authority Q&A
Help Survivors of Japan's Earthquake
Medical Teams International
Help the Community of Curry County, Oregon
Oregon Red Cross (select Southern Oregon Chapter)
Call the Brookings Port Office directly at 541-469-2218