Monday, June 23, 2014

SBA Disaster Loan Application Deadline and Outreach Centers Close in Mississippi on June 30

ATLANTA – The U. S. Small Business Administration announced today that the Disaster Loan Outreach Centers in Louisville and Tupelo, Mississippi will cease operations on
Monday, June 30 at the close of business. The deadline to file an SBA Disaster loan application, including homeowners, renters and businesses of all sizes for physical damage is also June 30, 2014.

The SBA urges those affected by the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding that occurred on
April 28 thru May 3, to visit the centers before they close to obtain one-on-one assistance and information about the disaster program.

The Center addresses are:
Lee County
Old Tupelo Water and Light
320 Court St.
Tupelo, MS 38804

Winston County
Georgia Pacific
826 S. Church Ave.
Louisville, MS 39339

Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Friday; closed Saturday and Sunday
Closing: Monday, June 30 at close of business

Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA’s secure website at or visit one of the centers for assistance.

Additional details on the loan application process can be obtained by calling SBA’s Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 (800-877-8339 for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) or by sending an email to Loan applications can be downloaded from

The filing deadline to return applications for physical property damage is June 30, 2014. The deadline to return economic injury applications is January 30, 2015.