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FEMA extends deadline to apply for flood aid

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Metro Detroiters hard-hit by last summer’s flash floods have a bit more time to apply for federal aid.
The deadline to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency was November 24.

But FEMA officials are now pushing it back to December 14.

They say that about 120,000 people have registered for aid so far — but they think up to 30,000 more should do so.

Total flood damage is estimated at more than $1 billion.