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October 7, 2011
AUSTIN, Texas -- Nearly one month since a Sept. 9 presidential disaster declaration made state and federal recovery funds available to eligible Texas wildfire survivors, total assistance has topped $...
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October 6, 2011
AUSTIN, Texas -- State and federal officials have a key message for homeowners, renters and business owners in the 22 Texas counties affected by the recent wildfires: Complete your U.S. Small...
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October 5, 2011
AUSTIN, Texas -- On a recent Saturday, the Volunteer Reception Center (VRC) in Bastrop, Texas, was abuzz. In a church community room that serves as the VRC quarters, 12 Houston-based Boy Scouts in...
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October 5, 2011
AUSTIN, Texas -- Texans who experienced property damage or personal loss as a result of the wildfires and called Texas’ 2-1-1 line must still register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (...
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October 4, 2011
AUSTIN, Texas -- Wildfire survivors in Grimes, Houston and Leon counties can meet with state and federal specialists at recovery centers opening in Southeast Texas communities. Starting Thursday,...
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October 4, 2011
AUSTIN, Texas -- If you’re a survivor of the wildfires that struck 22 Texas counties beginning August 30, following six easy steps could help smooth the path to potential state and federal assistance...
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October 4, 2011
AUSTIN, Texas -- Federal disaster assistance has been extended again as a result of wildfires that burned through drought-stricken Texas on or after Aug. 30, the Texas Division of Emergency...
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October 3, 2011
AUSTIN, Texas -- Wildfire survivors in 22 Texas counties are reminded that disaster assistance may be available to help repair wells or septic systems that were damaged during the blazes. Officials...
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September 30, 2011
AUSTIN, Texas. -- Just three weeks after a major disaster declaration for the Texas wildfires, state and federal assistance has topped $8.6 million. The aid includes grants to eligible homeowners and...
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September 29, 2011
AUSTIN, Texas -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) offers Texans a quick way to stay current on disaster recovery operations related to the wildfires: Become a Twitter follower of FEMA...
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