ATLANTA, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hurricane Sandy survivors will continue to be served when the Belmar, NJ Disaster Recovery Center transitions to a SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Center on Monday, Feb. 25. The SBA Center will remain at the current location with the same operating hours of Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Center is open as indicated below until further notice:
Belmar Municipal Complex
601 Main Street
Belmar, NJ 07719
"Survivors who receive a SBA disaster loan application should submit it as soon as possible to receive consideration for a loan to help with their recovery," said Frank Skaggs, director of SBA Field Operations Center East. "SBA's Customer Service Representatives are available at the Center to provide one-on-one assistance in completing their applications."
Applicants may also apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA's secure website at https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela.
Additional details on the locations of recovery centers and 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 email@example.com. Loan applications can be downloaded from www.sba.gov.
The filing deadline to return applications for physical property damage is March 1, 2013.
The deadline to return economic injury applications is July 31, 2013.
For more information about the SBA's Disaster Loan Program, visit our website at www.sba.gov.
Release Number: 13-319, NJ 13367/13368
Contact: Michael Lampton
SOURCE U.S. Small Business Administration