News Releases for Oregon Severe Winter Storm, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides (DR-4055)

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Friday, April 13, 2012 - 00:00
SALEM, Ore. -- In 2006, severe winds and falling trees took out a huge segment of a heavily-wooded transmission line. This wasn’t the first time, and it wouldn’t be the last. But with help from the...
Monday, April 9, 2012 - 00:00
SALEM, Ore. -- Oregonians may be water-weary, but those with flood insurance know they have chosen the best way to protect their homes from flooding.  “Flooding is the most common disaster in this...
Friday, March 30, 2012 - 00:00
SALEM, Ore. -- Once the January 2012 storms were over and floodwaters receded, Oregon faced a massive--and expensive--cleanup and rebuilding process. Much of that work falls to local governments....
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 - 00:00
SALEM, Ore. -- Officials in 12 Oregon counties hit by January’s winter storms have until April 1 to submit official requests for federal assistance the Oregon Office of Emergency Management and...
Friday, March 2, 2012 - 00:00
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal aid has been made available for the state of Oregon to supplement...
Friday, March 2, 2012 - 00:00
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama's major disaster declaration issued for Oregon. Assistance for the...
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