News Releases for Pennsylvania Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding (DR-1485)

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Wednesday, November 12, 2003 - 00:00
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Federal and state assistance to northern and western Pennsylvania counties affected by severe storms and flooding this summer has topped $8 million, according to disaster recovery...
Monday, November 10, 2003 - 00:00
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Residents and business owners in Blair, Crawford, Lackawanna, Lawrence, McKean, Mercer, Potter, Tioga, Venango, Warren and Wayne counties who sustained disaster-related damage...
Tuesday, November 4, 2003 - 00:00
Harrisburg, PA --- Disaster victims who have not yet registered for federal/state disaster assistance have only two more weeks to register. Nov. 18, 2003 is the last day for homeowners, renters...
Monday, November 3, 2003 - 00:00
Harrisburg, PA -- More than just loans are available to homeowners and renters in 11 Pennsylvania counties recently designated eligible for Individual Assistance, according to state and local...
Friday, October 24, 2003 - 00:00
Harrisburg, PA -- Flooding hit sections of Pennsylvania more than a month ago, but residents may still face serious mold problems, state and federal officials said. "You should be concerned...
Thursday, October 23, 2003 - 00:00
Harrisburg, PA -- Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that ten additional counties have been designated eligible...
Friday, October 17, 2003 - 00:00
Harrisburg, PA -- Information on the status of disaster assistance for those who have already applied for federal and state aid is just a phone call away. Homeowners and renters with damage from the...
Friday, October 17, 2003 - 00:00
Harrisburg, PA -- As the people of Lackawanna County start to rebuild their homes and businesses damaged by the Labor Day week storms, disaster officials emphasize the importance of keeping receipts...
Thursday, October 16, 2003 - 00:00
Harrisburg, PA -- Operating hours have changed for the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) toll-free registration and helpline numbers. Effective today, the registration and helpline will be...
Friday, October 10, 2003 - 00:00
Harrisburg, PA -- Disaster aid is flowing to individuals, businesses and state and local governments affected by the storms that moved through Pennsylvania this summer, including Labor Day week...
Wednesday, October 8, 2003 - 00:00
Harrisburg, PA -- Residents and business owners with losses or damage as a result of the Labor Day week storms in Lackawanna County have only two more days to visit the FEMA/state Disaster Recovery...
Tuesday, September 30, 2003 - 00:00
Harrisburg, PA - Verification inspectors are now in Lackawanna County visiting people who have applied for disaster assistance, according to state and federal disaster officials. Once residents are...
Wednesday, September 24, 2003 - 00:00
Harrisburg, PA - State and federal disaster recovery officials announce the planned opening of a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) for Lackawanna County residents who sustained property damage caused...
Wednesday, September 24, 2003 - 00:00
Harrisburg, PA - Twenty-four grants totaling $38,000 in disaster housing assistance have gone out to families in Lackawanna County. This comes within three days of the county's designation as...
Friday, September 19, 2003 - 00:00
Harrisburg, PA - State and federal officials announced today that disaster assistance is now available for an additional three counties in northeastern Pennsylvania. Lackawanna County has been...
Friday, September 19, 2003 - 00:00
Harrisburg, PA - State and federal officials announced today that disaster assistance is now available for an additional four counties in northwestern Pennsylvania. Clarion, Lawrence, Potter and...
Saturday, August 23, 2003 - 00:00
Washington, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster funds have been made...
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