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June 7, 2006
News Release
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- More than $10,450,000 is on its way to qualified applicants in the seven Arkansas counties that received a federal disaster declaration on April 12, 2006. Individuals and business owners as well as governmental and qualified non-profit agencies in Conway, Cross, Fulton, Greene, Lawrence, Randolph and White counties applied for damages and losses caused by tornadoes and storms that affected their areas from April 1st to April 3rd.
May 26, 2006
News Release
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- June 11th is the application deadline for Arkansans in the seven counties declared eligible for disaster assistance for damages and losses caused by the storms and tornadoes from April 1st through 3rd. Residents in Conway, Cross, Fulton, Greene, Lawrence, Randolph and White counties have only two weeks to apply for federal disaster assistance, officials with the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM) said.
May 22, 2006
News Release
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Arkansans are encouraged to take steps now in order to mitigate possible earthquake property damage, officials from the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM) announced today. Because of the activity level of the New Madrid Seismic Zone, the United States Geological Survey considers Arkansas as a state with a High Earthquake Risk. Due to the general unpredictability of earthquakes, it is best to stress the importance of planning ahead.
May 19, 2006
News Release
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- More than $6,060,000 has been approved in disaster housing, other needs assistance and low-interest disaster loans for Arkansas residents in the seven declared counties, officials from the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM) announced today.
May 18, 2006
News Release
LITTLE ROCK, AR -- Owners of rental properties damaged by the early April tornadoes in seven Arkansas counties may qualify for an SBA low interest disaster business loan, officials from the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM) said today.
May 15, 2006
News Release
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Arkansans are encouraged to plan ahead for future earthquakes, officials from the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM) announced today.
May 11, 2006
News Release
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- All requests for Public Assistance (Infrastructure) must be received by 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 18th, 2006, officials from the Department of Homeland Security?s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM) announced today.
May 9, 2006
News Release
LITTLE ROCK, Ar. -- The federal-State Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Marmaduke (Greene County) will end its operations at 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 6th, officials from the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM) announced today. Greene County DRC Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 11998 Highway 49 North (at Smoot Mobile Home Sales) Marmaduke, AR 72443
May 9, 2006
News Release
LITTLE ROCK, AR. -- More than $3,200,000 has been approved in disaster housing, other needs assistance and low-interest disaster loans for Arkansas residents in the seven declared counties, officials from the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM) announced today.
May 5, 2006
News Release
LITTLE ROCK, AR. -- This is the time for you, the Arkansas resident, to prepare for future storms and tornadoes, officials from the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM) announced today.

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