SBA keeps disaster loan center open

The U.S. Small Business Administration is extending operations at the Disaster Loan Outreach Center in Auglaize County, which is the center serving Logan County.

“I encourage anyone who has not completed their disaster loan application to visit the center and meet with a customer service representative for one-on-one assistance,” said Kem Fleming, director of Disaster Field Operations Center East.

The center, at the Auglaize County Council on Aging, 610 Indian Ave., St. Marys, 45885, will be open until further notice. The hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays and closed weekends.

Applicants may also 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

Loan applications can also be downloaded at .

Completed applications should be returned to the centers or mailed to: U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, Texas 76155.

The filing deadline to return applications for physical property damage is Aug. 26. The deadline to return economic injury applications is March 27, 2020.