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Residents displaced in massive Holyoke fire eligible for federal aid

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HOLYOKE, MA (WSHM) -

Victims of a massive overnight apartment fire in Holyoke are now being offered aid by the federal government.

The fire sent the nearly 90 residents that lived in the Dwight street building running for their lives when it broke out around 4 in the morning on June 16.

Starting Wednesday, July 16, residents can visit the Holyoke fire department headquarters to complete loan applications get up to $40,000 from the Small Business Administration.

Information on receiving aid:

Holyoke Fire Department

Fire Commissioners Conference Room

600 High Street

Holyoke, Massachusetts 01040

Opens:     Wednesday, July 16

 Hours:     Wednesday, July 16 through Thursday, July 24 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

                 Friday, July 18 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

                 Saturday, July 19 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 Closed:   Sunday, July 20

 Closing: Thursday, July 24 at close of business

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