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May 16, 2005
NEWINGTON, N.H. -- Federal reimbursement to Massachusetts communities for costs associated with last winter’s record snowfall is now at $24,169,912, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials said today. With President Bush’s Feb. 17 declaration, all Massachusetts counties became eligible for federal funding to help reimburse state and local governments, and some private non-profit organizations, with costs associated with clean-up of the record-setting Jan. 22-23 snow storm.
April 20, 2005
Deadline For FEMA Snow Emergency Assistance Rapidly Approaches For Community Applicants In Massachusetts
NEWINGTON, N.H. -- The deadline to obtain federal assistance made available to reimburse state and local governments, and some private non-profit organizations for costs associated with clean-up of January’s record snowfall is fast approaching for Massachusetts counties. Counties made eligible for federal snow emergency assistance following the Jan. 22-23 record snow are being urged to return their documentation packets to the Disaster Recovery Department of the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), 400 Worchester Road, Framingham, MA 01702, MEMA officials said.
February 23, 2005
BOSTON, Mass.-- Briefings have been scheduled throughout Massachusetts to explain th e application process to obtain federal assistance available to supplement state and local governments' costs for clean-up of the record snowfall of January 22-23, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials announced today.
February 18, 2005
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 available for Massachusetts to supplement state and local government costs for responding to last month's record snowfall.
February 17, 2005
Disaster Federal Register Notice