Updates for Alaska Flooding (DR-4122)

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Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 14:06
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Alaska is prone to different types of disasters that have the potential to disrupt the lives of its residents. Every disaster can have lasting effects on people and property....
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 14:31
There is a job opening in Galena for a Disaster Recovery Outreach Coordinator. This position has a one-year expected duration. Job seekers can view the opening by going to alexsys.labor.state.ak.us,...
Friday, August 30, 2013 - 17:01
Five days ago, Alaska reached the one-hundred-day mark since the Yukon River broke in mid-May and swallowed its first riverside community.For Alaskans, spring breakup is an annual event – a typical...
Monday, August 26, 2013 - 11:34
 Eagle, Alaska, Aug. 8, 2013 -- Nick Turner (L) points to the flood water line for Federal Coordinating Officer Dolph A. Diemont (C) and State Coordinating Officer Bryan Fisher (R) after he elevated...
Friday, August 2, 2013 - 14:35
Q:  What kinds of assistance are available?A:  Disaster assistance may include awards to help pay for:Rental assistanceUninsured and underinsured emergency home repairsPersonal property lossesMedical...
Thursday, August 1, 2013 - 12:52
Survivors of the spring 2013 flooding in Galena, Alaska, don’t have addresses.That is, they have post office boxes, but not street addresses.And a street address, the physical location of a damaged...
Monday, July 29, 2013 - 19:59
Flood water is a nasty, destructive element. For the survivors of the 2013 Spring Flood in Alaska, flood waters from the Yukon River carried off or contaminated a lot of items essential for everyday...
Friday, July 26, 2013 - 21:22
There are several job openings in Alaska for local hires to assist with recovery efforts after this spring’s flooding. Job seekers can view the openings by going to alexsys.labor.state.ak.us,...
Thursday, July 25, 2013 - 19:58
The Disaster Recovery Centers in Galena and Fairbanks have new hours of operation. They will now be open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday.The locations are:The Galena Interior Learning...
Thursday, July 4, 2013 - 18:24
FEMA has a Disability Integration Specialist on site in Alaska to help coordinate the various elements of the programs, such as:Information can be provided in alternate formats, including Braille,...
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