WASHINGTON (WJZ) — The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved Public Disaster Assistance for Baltimore County in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.
Funding will be used to rebuild roads, buildings and other infrastructure damaged in the storm.READ MORE: 2 Arizona Residents Arrested In Connection With 2017 Murder Of Missing Anne Arundel County Woman, Police Say
Twenty-two other counties and Baltimore City have already been awarded funding from FEMA.READ MORE: One Person Injured After Baltimore Manhole Explosion
The Maryland delegation urged President Obama to approve Governor Martin O’Malley’s updated request for Individual Disaster Assistance.MORE NEWS: Weather Alert Day For Friday And Saturday Due To Snow Potential
Allegany, Anne Arundel, Baltimore County, Calvert, Caroline, Carroll, Cecil, Charles, Dorchester, Frederick, Garrett, Harford, Howard, Kent, Montgomery, Prince George’s, Queen Anne’s, Somerset, St. Mary’s, Talbot, Washington, Wicomico and Worchester Counties have all been approved for disaster assistance.