Camp Fire survivors move into new, temporary FEMA trailers

On Tuesday, several Camp Fire survivors called their new FEMA trailers home, at least for the time being.

Posted: May 14, 2019 10:49 PM
Updated: May 14, 2019 10:49 PM

Speech to Text for Camp Fire survivors move into new, temporary FEMA trailers

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kim: our house got burned down and then we got a new house! and how does that feel? i feel happy! laura: here at the rosewood mobile home park, this is an exciting day, it's one step closer for the camp fire survivors moving in here towards finding permanent housing. kim: here we go! the swisher family is putting the sheets on their brand new home, starting anew, once again. it's hard to explain, it's just been so tough. jessica swisher and eric busby lost their trailer on honey run road in the camp fire. nat po* jessica and eric are engaged. they hoped to get married at the honey run bridge until it got destroyed. put on a happy face and just pushed through it. we've had a lot of obstacles and together we've made it through it. laura: right here this is the first set of four mobile home parks that fema has opened for camp fire survivors here in rosewood, this can house up to forty households. the family has searched for months for a permanent house ... i actually found out on my birthday yesterday and i started crying i was like oh my gosh it's a house! they say this is a relief to have in between the search. it's temporary, but it's better than a small room, it gives the girls a chance to walk around than just sit in a small room. it's not permanent, but it's home sweet home for now.*nat po* laura: the lease for these trailers is expected to expire next year in july, but the state can extend the lease if there is a need for it. reporting in oroville, laura eng, action news now. fema representatives said they're collecting donations for the survivors at the rosewood trailers. we'll have the address where you can do so
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