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News Releases for Washington Earthquake (DR-1361)

Wednesday, March 7, 2001 - 00:00
Olympia, WA -- Federal and state agencies have approved nearly $1 million in aid to help Washington residents following the Nisqually earthquake. The following is a summary of ongoing response and...
Wednesday, March 7, 2001 - 00:00
Olympia, WA -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency and Washington Emergency Management Division will open a Disaster Recovery Center in Kent, Wash., Thursday, March 8 to offer face-to-face help...
Tuesday, March 6, 2001 - 00:00
Olympia, WA -- Washington State and federal officials announced today at the disaster field office in Qlympia that two additional counties have been added to the federal disaster declaration for the...
Tuesday, March 6, 2001 - 00:00
Olympia, WA -- Federal and state agencies are working in partnership to help Washington residents and businesses following the Nisqually earthquake. The following is a summary of ongoing response...
Monday, March 5, 2001 - 00:00
Olympia, WA -- Earthquake affected infrastructure will be the primary focus of Preliminary Damage Assessment (PDA) operations scheduled to begin today, Bill Lokey, Federal Coordinating Officer (FCO)...
Monday, March 5, 2001 - 00:00
Olympia, WA -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Washington State Emergency Management Department (WEMD) have opened a Disaster Field Office in Olympia March 5 to administer disaster...
Thursday, March 1, 2001 - 00:00
Washington, DC -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has declared Washington State a major disaster area, triggering the release of federal...