News Releases for Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Super Typhoon Pongsona (DR-1447)

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Thursday, April 3, 2003 - 00:00
Dededo, Guam -- Disaster relief and assistance to the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands following Typhoon Pongsona has climbed to $17.4 million since President George W. Bush declared the...
Tuesday, March 18, 2003 - 00:00
Dededo, Guam -- In the first 100 days following Typhoon Pongsona, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and many other federal agencies provided more than $12.1 million in disaster relief...
Friday, March 14, 2003 - 00:00
Dededo, Guam -- FEMA Director and Acting Under Secretary for Emergency Preparedness and Response Directorate, a part of the Department of Homeland Security, Michael D. Brown, has announced that...
Saturday, February 22, 2003 - 00:00
Dededo, Guam -- Disaster assistance to the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands for damages from Super Typhoon Pongsona is nearing the $10 million dollar mark, according to...
Thursday, February 20, 2003 - 00:00
Dededo, Guam -- The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have scheduled two Applicant Briefings for local officials and private non-...
Tuesday, February 18, 2003 - 00:00
Dededo, Guam -- Residents and businesses on Rota have just one more week to apply for disaster assistance with FEMA. The CNMI/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) on Rota will close permanently at 6 p...
Saturday, February 8, 2003 - 00:00
Dededo, Guam -- Federal disaster assistance continues to flow to Rota residents and businesses affected by Typhoon Pongsona. Total assistance has topped the $6.8 million mark. RECOVERY OPERATIONS...
Friday, February 7, 2003 - 00:00
Dededo, Guam -- Public Assistance has been approved for Saipan and Tinian to help local governments recover from the effects of Typhoon Pongsona which struck the islands on December 8, the head of...
Monday, February 3, 2003 - 00:00
Dededo, Guam -- Federal disaster assistance continues to flow to Rota residents and businesses affected by the results of Typhoon Pongsona. Total assistance has topped the $4.2 million mark....
Friday, January 24, 2003 - 00:00
Dededo, Guam -- Monday, February 24 is the last day FEMA will accept disaster assistance applications from residents and business owners in Rota who sustained damage from Typhoon Pongsona. "We...
Thursday, January 2, 2003 - 00:00
Dededo, Guam -- Super Typhoon Pongsona applicants on Rota who have registered for disaster assistance can expect a visit from a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) inspector and/or a U.S....
Friday, December 27, 2002 - 00:00
Dededo, Guam -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that disaster assistance has been expanded for Rota. In addition to assistance for infrastructure...
Friday, December 27, 2002 - 00:00
Dededo, Guam -- A CNMI/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will open in Rota, December 28 to help those who suffered damage from Super Typhoon Pongsona, disaster officials announced today. The...
Wednesday, December 11, 2002 - 00:00
Washington, D. C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has authorized federal disaster aid for the Northern Mariana Islands to support...