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April 2, 2009
Disaster Federal Register Notice
April 2, 2009
News Release
Salem, Oregon. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced an amendment to its disaster declaration for Oregon for the December 20-26, 2008 period of severe winter storm, record and near record snow, landslides, and mudslides. The incident period has been expanded to now include the period December 13-26, 2008. Dolph Diemont, Federal Coordinating Officer, said, ?After further reviewing the data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration it was clear that the December storm was of a greater duration than had initially been determined.?
March 27, 2009
News Release
FEMA Public Assistance Grant programs provide assistance to eligible private nonprofit organizations, in addition to eligible local, county, state, and municipal governments for approved disaster-related costs. These grants are available to rebuild important buildings, equipment, and infrastructure that was damaged or destroyed during the severe winter storms, record and near record snowfall, landslides, and mudslides, which occurred in Oregon from December 20 - 26, 2008.
March 18, 2009
Disaster Federal Register Notice
March 18, 2009
News Release
SALEM Ore. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced an amendment to its disaster declaration for Oregon for the December 20-26, 2008 period of severe winter storms, record and near record snow, landslides, and mudslides.
March 17, 2009
News Release
SALEM, Ore. -- Every year during National Flood Safety Awareness Week (March 16-20), the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) educates Americans about how floods occur and what residents can do to safeguard their lives and property. This year FEMA is partnering with NOAA to introduce flood insurance as an important element in flood preparation and protection.
March 17, 2009
News Release
SALEM, Ore. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced an amendment to its disaster declaration for Oregon for the December 20-26, 2008 period of severe winter storms, record and near record snow, landslides, and mudslides.
March 16, 2009
News Release
FLORENCE, Ore. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Federal Coordinating Officer Dolph Diemont will present an Assistance to Firefighters Grant check for $408,438 to Siuslaw Valley Fire & Rescue at its Main Fire Station located at 2625 Highway 101 Florence, OR on Thursday March 19, 2009, at 1:00 PM. The funds will be used to replace aging analog radios with modern digital radios for Mapleton Fire District, Swisshome-Deadwood Fire District, Western Lane Ambulance District, and Siuslaw Valley Fire & Rescue.
March 16, 2009
News Release
KEIZER, Ore. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Federal Coordinating Officer Dolph Diemont will present Assistance to Firefighters Grant check for $65,624 to the Keizer Fire District at its Main Fire Station 661 Chemawa Rd. NE Keizer, Oregon on Friday March 20, 2009 at 2:30 PM. The funds will be used to replace its aging Rehabilitation Trailer. The grant will allow for the purchase of a trailer designed specifically for the rehabilitation of firefighters at emergency scenes.
March 16, 2009
News Release
CASCADE LOCKS, Ore. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Federal Coordinating Officer Dolph Diemont will present an Assistance to Firefighters Grant check for $482,760 to Cascade Locks Fire and EMS at the Headquarters Fire Station located at 25 Wa-Na-Pa Street on Friday March 20, 2009, at 10:00 AM. The funds will be used to replace their Multi-jurisdictional (Interoperable) Communication System.

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