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Disaster Declarations

The Mayor's Office of Emergency Management is the Metro agency that is responsible for applying for state and federal grants that are available to cities for disaster recovery efforts. Since OEM was established in 1992, Nashville Davidson County has incurred ten federal disaster declarations, and recouped millions of dollars in federal and state funding for damages and costs.

Nashville Federal Disaster Declarations

  • Flash Flooding, August 8, 2013
  • Wind damage, April 2011
  • Severe countywide flooding, May 1-3, 2010
  • Tornado damage, April 7, 2006
  • Severe Weather damage, May 2003
  • Severe Weather damage, June 2000
  • Tornado damage, May 5, 1999 
  • Tornado damage, April 16, 1998
  • Flooding, March 1997
  • Ice Storm Damage, 1994