On Saturday, August 27, 2011, the aftermath of Hurricane Irene brought devastating flooding to the Catskills. The Watershed Post is keeping track of relief resources and information on this page and in Google Document spreadsheets, which are linked from this page. Please help us keep things up-to-date by emailing [email protected] with "Relief Resource" in the subject line. To see our full coverage of Hurricane/Tropical storms Irene and Lee , including the now-archived Hurricane Irene live blog, click here. Click here to see Our town-by-town coverage of the storms.
Our Catskill Flooding spreadsheet: Donation and relief centers (click here to open):
This spreadsheet, which you can open in a separate window by clicking here, is a list of volunteer opportunities and places to give money.
Federal Disaster Relief info:
FEMA disaster assistance website: Call (800) 621-3362 or TTY (800) 462-7585 to apply for assistance.
FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers in the Catskills:
Prattsville Town Hall
14517 Route 23 Main Street,
Prattsville, NY 12468
Holiday Inn Express
160 Holiday Way,
Schoharie, NY 12157
Business Resource Center
1061 Development Court, Ulster Avenue, Kingston, NY 12401