2011 Tornadoes

EF-4 damage to a residence on the afternoon of April 27, 2011 (National Weather Service in Birmingham, AL)


2011 Tornadoes

The State of Alabama received nearly $74 million dollar from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in two separate allocations to assist in the recovery efforts of the areas impacted by the tornadoes of April 2011.

The State qualified 36 counties in northern half of the State and awarded projects based on competition.

The State awardees are – Birmingham ($625,000), Blount County ($758,572), Cordova ($5,098,515), Cullman City ($5,989,728.29), Cullman County ($1,294,892), DeKalb County ($1,573,172.29), Franklin County ($1,361,624), Hackleburg ($8,338,437.67), Haleyville ($523,876), Hanceville ($80,000), Marion County ($2,642,775.95), Moulton ($968,480), Phil Campbell ($3,212,201.16), Tuscaloosa ($8,470,000), Tuscaloosa County ($9,238,230), and Winston County ($912,200.07).

In addition, the State budgeted over $18 Million for repair and replacement of homes damaged by the storm in the most impacted and distressed counties.

To date, most funds have been expended, and all except for two projects have been closed.


Documents and Reports

2011 Tornado Disaster Fund: Round 2

2011 Tornado Disaster Fund: Round 1

State DR Contacts


Management and Implementation

CDBG-DR Administrative Policies and Procedures

CDBG-DR Procurement Policy (2-CFR-200.317-327)

CDBG-DR Single-Family Housing Assistance Policies and Procedures



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