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May 31, 2013
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama's disaster declaration issued for the State of Iowa.Assistance for...
Iowa, Region VII
May 17, 2013
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – With the potential for severe weather across the plains and several Midwestern states this weekend and into Monday, staff at the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Region...
Region VII
May 6, 2013
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of Iowa to supplement state...
Iowa, Region VII
May 6, 2013
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama's disaster declaration issued for the State of Iowa.Assistance for...
Iowa, Region VII
April 26, 2013
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of Kansas to supplement...
Kansas, Region VII
April 26, 2013
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama's disaster declaration issued for the State of Kansas.Assistance...
Kansas, Region VII
March 1, 2013
Kansas City, Mo — On the heels of two significant winter storms in the region and with the knowledge that we could experience more severe weather in the months ahead, the Federal Emergency Management...
Region VII
February 20, 2013
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – As officials from the National Weather Service and the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Region VII office continue monitoring the development of what could be the most...
Region VII
January 30, 2013
WASHINGTON - Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Craig Fugate released the below statement following the President’s signing of the Sandy Recovery Improvement Act of 2013, which...
Region I, Region II, Region III, Region IV, Region V, Region VI, Region VII, Region VIII, Region IX, Region X
November 21, 2012
KANSAS CITY, Mo.—The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the state of Iowa, Clinton County, Iowa, and Scott County, Iowa, will participate with Exelon...
Region VII
November 9, 2012
KANSAS CITY, Mo.—The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Region VII, announced today the state of Iowa, Clinton County, Iowa, and Scott County, Iowa,...
Region VII
August 30, 2012
KANSAS CITY, MO – Firefighters battling a large fire in northwestern Nebraska may get help paying certain firefighting costs from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency...
Region VII
August 29, 2012
KANSAS CITY, Mo.—As people living in the Central United States wait to see what track the remnants of Hurricane Isaac will take and plan for how it could impact them, regional public libraries are...
Region VII
July 24, 2012
 KANSAS CITY, Mo.—Yesterday, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced the formation of its first Youth Preparedness Council—bringing together youngsters from across the country,...
Region VII
June 29, 2012
Kansas City, Mo. – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will host a public meeting on August 3, 2012. Participants will discuss the exercise process...
Region VII
June 28, 2012
Kansas City, Mo.—This is the time of year for fun outdoor activities like Independence Day celebrations, camping, outdoor grilling and road trips, but before you head out, the Federal Emergency...
Region VII
May 29, 2012
Kansas City, Mo. – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will host a public meeting on August 3, 2012. Participants will discuss the exercise process...
Region VII
April 20, 2012
Kansas City, Mo. – To kick-off the first annual National Severe Weather Preparedness Week, April 22-28, 2012, the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Region VII office is launching the...
Region VII
March 21, 2012
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Community leaders and educators filled the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Beacon Office Facility today to attend the first-ever Federal Emergency Management Agency-sponsored...
Region VII
January 11, 2012
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Region VII office facilitated a day-long event for stakeholders in emergency management yesterday. Similar events have been and...
Region VII
December 16, 2011
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Today, as we commemorate the 200th anniversary of the first of three devastating earthquakes that struck the New Madrid Seismic Zone (NMSZ) in 1811-12, Bloomfield Elementary...
Region VII
June 29, 2011
KANSAS CITY, Mo.— As the Missouri and North Platte Rivers continue to be in various levels of flood, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) urges...
Region VII
April 26, 2011
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- With more rain forecast to impact parts of Missouri and crests on some rivers still days away, staff at the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Region VII office continue...
Region VII
April 12, 2011
Kansas City, Mo. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Region VII, announced today the state of Missouri, along with Callaway, Montgomery, Osage,...
Region VII
April 4, 2011
KANSAS CITY, MO – Firefighters battling a large grassland fire Sunday in southwestern Kansas, may get help paying certain firefighting costs from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal...
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