Ike victims granted more time

November 12, 2008 4:19:55 AM PST
FEMA granted a last minute extension for the displaced families to stay in Galveston hotels for another two weeks. ROAD TO RECOVERY: How you can help | Person locator | Important phone numbers | Assistance from FEMA | Filing a claim

They were originally told their hotel money was being cut off this morning because they had received checks for transitional housing.

Anyone in need of housing help can call the FMA hotline at 1-800-621-FEMA.

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