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Published August 21, 2010, 03:49 PM

7 homes damaged in the flood of 2009 still waiting for federal funds

(WDAY TV) - Seven damaged homes in Barnes and LaMoure counties are still waiting for federal funds after the flood of 09.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

The government approved about 13 million dollars for 131 state properties.

It's part of FEMA's flood acquisition project. The money pays to move or demolish homes in flood prone areas.

FEMA pays 75 percent, the state 10, and the local government of homeowner the rest. It's not known when the money will come.