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May 1, 2007
News Release
Urbandale, Iowa -- Recent flooding in several Iowa counties is hastening homeowners to buy flood insurance and take extra measures to prevent damage from possible flooding. State and federal officials urge homeowners to take precautions with simple, inexpensive ways to prevent or reduce future flood damage. The Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) calls such actions "hazard mitigation."
April 24, 2007
Disaster Federal Register Notice
April 24, 2007
News Release
URBANDALE, Iowa -- Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management Division (IHSEMD) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today the addition of Dickinson, Plymouth, and Woodbury Counties to the Presidential Emergency Declaration for Iowa counties affected by recent snowfalls. This presidential declaration enables public entities to receive federal aid.
April 17, 2007
News Release
Urbandale- IA -- Buying a national flood insurance policy is the first line of defense against economic losses caused by spring flooding. Anyone can buy flood insurance if his or her community participates in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Also, you don't have to be in a high-risk area to buy flood insurance. In fact, 25 percent of damages occur outside of high-risk areas.
April 12, 2007
News Release
URBANDALE, Iowa -- Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management Division (HSEMD) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today the addition of Cherokee, Ida, Osceola and Webster counties to the Presidential Emergency Declaration for Iowa counties affected by recent record snowfalls. This presidential declaration enables public entities to receive federal aid.
April 12, 2007
Disaster Federal Register Notice
March 30, 2007
News Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available for Iowa to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by record snow and near record snow during the period of February 28 to March 2, 2007.
March 30, 2007
News Release
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Bush's major emergency declaration issued for Iowa. Assistance for the State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:
March 30, 2007
Disaster Federal Register Notice
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