SBA Extends Loan Outreach Center Operation to Feb. 27

Feb 22, 2013, 17:30 ET from U.S. Small Business Administration

ATLANTA, Feb. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U. S. Small Business Administration announced today that due to the level of activity the Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC) in Lexington, TN will remain open until Wednesday, Feb 27.  The Center provides one-on-one assistance to homeowners, renters and business of all sizes seeking disaster assistance for losses caused by severe storms and tornadoes on Jan. 29.   


The Center is open as indicated below:

Henderson County
Henderson County Courthouse
17 Monroe Avenue
Conference Room
Lexington, TN  38351

Hours: Saturday, Feb. 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.,
Monday, Feb. 25  – Wednesday, Feb. 27 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.,

Closing: Wednesday, Feb. 27 at close of business

Individuals and businesses may also apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA's secure website at

Those unable to visit the Center in person may obtain information and loan applications by calling the SBA's Customer Service Center at 1-800-659-2955 (1-800-877-8339 for the deaf and hard-of-hearing), or by sending an email to Loan applications can also be downloaded from  Completed applications should be returned to the Center or mailed to: U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155.

The filing deadline to return applications for physical property damage is April 15, 2013.  The deadline to return economic injury applications is November 14, 2013.

For more information about the SBA's Disaster Loan Program, visit our website at

Contact: Michael Lampton
Phone: 404-331-0333
Release Number: 13-320, TN 13488/13489

SOURCE U.S. Small Business Administration