Federal Emergency Management Agency

Utah Tornado, Severe Thunderstorms and Hail (DR-1285)

Incident period: 08/11/1999
Major Disaster Declaration declared on 08/16/1999
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Photo of Gov. Leavitt and Director Weiland at a media conference Utah Governor Mike Leavitt and FEMA Region VIII Director Rick Weiland (on left) explain the disaster process to the media at the capital in Salt Lake City, Utah. Also pictured (left to right) Commissioner of Public Safety Craig Dearden, State Representative Merrill Cook, Chairman of Salt Lake County Commissioners Marry Callaghan, and Salt Lake City Mayor Deedee Caradini. FEMA Photo/Andrea Booher

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