Washington, D.C.  (WIBX) - Individuals in Oneida County affected by Tropical Storm Lee are now eligible for disaster assistance from FEMA.That announcement coming from Congressman Richard Hanna.

Hanna and Congressman Bill Owens worked with federal officials to see that storm victims were able to receive help.

Hanna is encouraging residents who suffered losses to apply.

Homeowners, renters and small businesses owners who suffered damages from Tropical Storm Lee can apply for federal assistance at www.DisasterAssistance.gov or by calling 800-621 FEMA.