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April 7, 1999
"Calendar observances like Disaster Preparedness Month allow all of us to look up for a moment from our day-to-day concerns, pause - and reflect on just how prepared we are for the protracted...
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April 2, 1999
SEATTLE, Wash. -- April is Disaster Preparedness Month. This year's theme in Washington State: "Prepare Because You Care," is all about energizing citizens, businesses and local governments to take...
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March 30, 1999
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Emergency managers, fire marshals, and emergency services officials from throughout the Pacific Northwest met with their federal counterparts in Vancouver, Washington last week to...
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March 30, 1999
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Snowpack levels remain well above normal on both sides of the Cascades and are expected to build this week as the snow lines drop. High snowpacks and warmer Spring weather can...
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March 19, 1999
SEATTLE, Wash. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency's Project Impact: Building Disaster Resistant Communities initiative has been well received in the Pacific...
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March 3, 1999
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Powerful Pacific storms have soaked rivers and river basins to overflow, saturated mudslide-prone hillsides, and stuffed snow packs to record-breaking levels. It's not over yet,...
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March 1, 1999
This monthly update is produced in an effort to keep hazardous materials program personnel up to date in the areas of exercises, training, and planning. If you have a contribution or wish other...
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February 18, 1999
SEATTLE, Wash. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Y2K Bulletin, designed as a consumer's guide to preparing for the Year 2000, is available on-line (www.fema.gov), through the agency...
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February 11, 1999
SEATTLE, Wash. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency last week provided more than $5 million to the states of Oregon and Washington for annual operating expenses for those states' continuing...
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February 8, 1999
Boise, Idaho -- The Idaho Bureau of Disaster Services (BDS) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced two Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) projects, designed to prevent...
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