News Releases for Connecticut Tropical Storm Floyd (DR-1302)

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Friday, October 22, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- Federal, state and local officials have worked together for the past month with the shared goal of helping Connecticut recover from the high winds, heavy rains and flooding brought...
Tuesday, October 19, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- A special Disaster Legal Services program has been activated as a result of the high winds, heavy rains and flooding from Tropical Storm Floyd. The program provides free legal...
Monday, October 18, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- Federal disaster funds have been made available to help state and local government agencies and certain qualifying nonprofit organizations in Fairfield and Hartford counties recover...
Friday, October 15, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- Federal and state agencies continue to work together to help Connecticut residents and business owners in Fairfield, Hartford and Litchfield counties recover from the high winds,...
Thursday, October 14, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- Litchfield County has been added to the list of Connecticut counties eligible for federal disaster assistance following Tropical Storm Floyd.  Federal Coordinating Officer Sharon...
Thursday, October 14, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- Weeks after Tropical Storm Floyd hit the State of Connecticut, people are still cleaning up and beginning to ask:  "What about next time?" The rebuild and repair phase of a...
Tuesday, October 12, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- The Disaster Recovery Center located at City Hall, 155 Deer Hill Avenue, Danbury, will close at 7 p.m. on Friday, October 15, according to federal/state recovery officials. "Even...
Saturday, October 9, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- A Disaster Information Helpline has been established for people who have already applied for disaster assistance and either need more information about available programs or wish to...
Friday, October 8, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- Connecticut homeowners, renters and business owners who have applied for disaster aid due to Tropical Storm Floyd and were mailed U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) loan...
Thursday, October 7, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- Did you know that a home is four times more likely to flood than burn during the course of a 30-year mortgage? It's a statistic residents and businesses in Fairfield and Hartford...
Wednesday, October 6, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- The federal/state Disaster Recovery Center located at the Plainville Recreation Center, 50 Whiting Street, Plainville, will close at 7 p.m. on Saturday, October 9, recovery...
Tuesday, October 5, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- Community relations specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are working with the Connecticut Office of Emergency Management (CT OEM) and city and town...
Friday, October 1, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- Homeowners, renters and business owners in Fairfield and Hartford counties with damage and losses from Tropical Storm Floyd have until November 22 to register for federal/state...
Friday, October 1, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- State and federal disaster recovery officials are advising Connecticut residents who have disaster-related damage to be extremely careful when hiring contractors to clean up and...
Thursday, September 30, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- People working or living in Fairfield and Hartford counties who temporarily lost jobs because of Tropical Storm Floyd and do not qualify for regular unemployment benefits may be...
Wednesday, September 29, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- Inspectors are now in the field visiting people who have registered for disaster assistance following Tropical Storm Floyd, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the...
Wednesday, September 29, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- Federal and state disaster officials urge people to take extra precautions when returning to flood-damaged homes, apartments or businesses. "The dangers are not over just...
Tuesday, September 28, 1999 - 00:00
DANBURY, Conn. -- Disaster Recovery Centers will open Thursday, September 30, in Fairfield and Hartford counties to provide information about help available to residents and businesses that suffered...
Thursday, September 23, 1999 - 00:00
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster funds have been made available for Connecticut to help families and businesses in...
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