Relief on its way for tornado victims

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) – If you're still waiting on relief from tornado damage, the City of Lufkin says help is on the way.

Deep East Texas Council of Governments is distributing about $75,000 to the Red Cross for temporary housing. Also, the Small Business Administration is set to open their temporary office tomorrow at 1 p.m. in Rm. 202 at Lufkin City Hall. Business or homeowner applicants could qualify for low-interest loans.

The city is also looking to get help from a home grant program through the state.

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