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February 15, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Families, individuals and businesses in Lyon County suffering damage from the Jan. 5-10 severe winter storms and flooding have been approved to receive more than $3.79 million in disaster assistance, officials from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Nevada Division of Emergency Management (NDEM) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today. As of the close of business, Feb. 13:?
February 12, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Families, individuals and businesses in Lyon County suffering damage from the Jan. 5-10 severe winter storms and flooding have less than one month to register for help from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
February 8, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Families, individuals and businesses in Lyon County suffering damage from the Jan. 5-10 severe winter storms and flooding have been approved to receive more than $3.64 million in disaster assistance, officials from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Nevada Division of Emergency Management (NDEM) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today.? As of the close of business, Feb. 6:? ?
February 7, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- When disaster strikes, the natural thing to do is try to get things back to normal as quickly as possible. Disaster victims who have lost everything strike a responsive chord in people's hearts and everyone wants to help with money, manpower and materials. But disaster recovery is a long-term process requiring long-term solutions. "We can't be myopic," says John Chavez, a Voluntary Agency Liaison lead for FEMA. "We've really got to concentrate on the big picture. It really is long-term recovery."
February 4, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Residents of Fernley affected by the Jan. 5-10 severe storms and flooding are encouraged to apply for all the federal assistance for which they may be eligible, advise officials of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency. "Homeowners and renters could miss disaster aid if the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) loan application isn't returned," said Federal Coordinating Officer Mike Karl. ?"Returning the SBA application is an important step in the registration process."
February 1, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Families, individuals and businesses in Lyon County suffering damage from the Jan. 5-10 severe winter storms and flooding have been approved to receive more than $2.98 million in disaster assistance, officials from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Nevada Division of Emergency Management (NDEM) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today. As of the close of business, Jan. 30:
February 1, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Fernley (Lyon County) will transition to a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC) starting Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2008, announced SBA, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and Nevada Division of Emergency Management officials.
January 25, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Families, individuals and businesses in Lyon County who suffered damage from the Jan. 5-10 severe winter storms and flooding have been approved to receive more than ?$2.3 million in disaster assistance, officials from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Nevada Division of Emergency Management (NDEM) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today.?
January 24, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Winter brings more than just cold temperatures in Nevada. It also brings increased flood risks. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Nevada Division of Emergency Management advise the residents of Northern Nevada to get prepared - well ahead of rising waters.
January 19, 2008
News Release
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Following severe winter storms and flooding in Lyon County, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recommends residents affected by the disaster continue to be alert to potential fraud by dishonest individuals taking advantage of the disaster situation.

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