Disaster assistance hotline available

Individuals and families in the Kenai Peninsula Borough who sustained flood damages to their primary residence and-or personal property earlier this year can obtain information about state disaster assistance by calling 1-855-445-7131 between the hours of 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday through Friday or by visiting Ready.alaska.gov/IA. Information needed includes a description of damages, proof of ownership, insurance information and personal identification. Deadline to apply is Jan. 17.