News Releases for Washington Flooding and Mudslides (DR-4168)

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Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - 17:46
A visit to hurricane-battered Louisiana inspired prompt digital planning after the SR 530 Slide that will sustain communications needs for the long haul. EVERETT, Wash. - A visit to hurricane-...
Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 14:00
It has been 75 days since the SR 530 slide took the lives of dozens and left thousands without access to their normal routes traveled for work, medical purposes and other critical life necessities....
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - 19:05
EVERETT, Wash. – Members of the Sauk-Suiattle Indian Tribe said “thank you” to first responders and emergency workers on April 24 by preparing a traditional meal of salmon, which is one of the most...
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - 18:46
EVERETT, Wash. – Girls who lost friends in the SR 530 slide sang out their feelings in a song they wrote with the help of Grammy-winning musician Star Nayea and Sauk-Suiattle elder Mary Jack,...
Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 18:41
Students have been helping with the SR 530 Slide recovery. One example is in Mill Creek, Wash., where a broadcast team of seven students from Henry M. Jackson High School produced one of the first...
Friday, May 9, 2014 - 20:08
EVERETT, Wash. – Starting Monday, May 12, local, state and federal representatives will continue to meet individually with SR530 Slide survivors at the Snohomish County Family Resource Center in...
Friday, May 9, 2014 - 16:07
EVERETT, Wash. – SR530 Slide survivors who are notified by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) that they may be eligible for low-interest disaster loans should work with the SBA to complete...
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 10:46
EVERETT, Wash. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Washington Emergency Management Division today announced that more financial assistance for local and state agencies and...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 17:58
EVERETT, Wash. – The state of Washington and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will close the three Snohomish County Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 10. The FEMA...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 16:34
EVERETT, Wash. – One month after the State Route 530 Slide claimed the lives of at least 41 people, recovery continues. Local, state, tribal and federal partners have all collaborated in response to...
Monday, April 21, 2014 - 15:47
EVERETT, Wash. – Commuting cost assistance is now available to eligible survivors of the March 22, 2014 SR530 Slide who are faced with long detours around the closed roadway between Arlington/Oso and...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 15:56
EVERETT, Wash. – As local, state, tribal, and federal partners continue SR530 Slide recovery efforts, Saturday hours at Disaster Recovery Centers have been extended. The centers are located in...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 22:06
EVERETT, Wash. – SR530 slide search teams will direct their efforts to a smaller section as early as Friday morning.In the coming days, workers at the slide area will shift the focus of their search...
Monday, April 14, 2014 - 12:32
ARLINGTON, Wash. – As the search operation continues, the area where specialized canine search teams and Urban Search and Rescue (US&R) Task Forces are seeking to recover SR530 Slide fatalities...
Monday, April 7, 2014 - 19:10
BOTHELL, Wash. – Local, State, and Federal partners continue working one-on-one with survivors of the State Route 530 Slide in Washington to ensure they receive all of the disaster assistance for...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 19:06
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 Washington.Assistance for...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 19:03
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of Washington to...
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