Deadline for Hurricane Florence relief STEP program Sunday

EASTERN CAROLINA, NC (WITN) Today is the final day for homeowners impacted by Hurricane Florence to complete a required right of entry form to receive rapid home repairs through the STEP program.

Deadline to complete the form is 11:59 pm tonight.

STEP provides basic, partial repairs to make homes safe, clean and secure to help North Carolina homeowners with minor damage from Hurricane Florence get back in their home quickly.

Rapid, partial repairs are completed to make the home safe, clean and secure, so the homeowner and family can live at home while longer-term repairs continue.

Eligible homeowners may visit the information session that is most convenient for them or contact the call center at 833-257-1100.

FEMA has identified 15,784 homeowners as candidates for the Sheltering and Temporary Essential Power Program (STEP).

Eligible homeowners in the following counties may be able to participate in STEP: Bladen, Brunswick, Carteret, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Duplin, Jones, New Hanover, Onslow, Pender and Robeson.

You can find complete details on the related link.