Cornhusker Public Power District, Your Touchstone Energy Partner
Residents and business owners who sustained losses in the designated counties can begin applying for assistance Thursday by registering online at http://www.DisasterAssistance.gov or by calling 1-800-621-FEMA(3362) or 1-800-462-7585 (TTY) for the hearing and speech impaired. The toll-free telephone numbers will operate from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. (local time) seven days a week until further notice.
Avoid Electrical Hazards During Floods
Beware of the Hidden Dangers of Flooding
Flood waters can also hold hidden dangers. Cornhusker Public Power District wants you to stay safe by being aware of and avoiding electrical hazards associated with flooding.
Electrical dangers do not recede with flood waters. Even when communities start to dry out, damaged electrical equipment is extremely dangerous.
Visit SafeElectricity.org to learn more about electrical safety.
SCAM ALERT: There are recent reports of scammers trying to prey on flood victims and capitalize on the generosity of Nebraskans wishing to donate to help these victims.