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October 29, 1998
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The State/Federal Disaster Field Office (DFO) for the recent Texas floods is now fully operational and the focus has shifted from disaster response to recovery. Five Disaster...
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October 29, 1998
SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- Communities can be a vital partner with federal and state agencies in providing disaster relief, says the Texas Division of Emergency Management (DEM). And to help your...
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October 28, 1998
SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- State and federal officials are offering helpful hints to anyone who plans to file a claim for reimbursement on insured losses or damaged property, or who may be considering...
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October 28, 1998
SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- Help is just a phone call away for people affected by the severe storms, flooding and tornadoes that began Oct.17. And Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Texas State...
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October 28, 1998
SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- More than 100 people a day are stepping into hot showers, thanks to the installation of two portable units set up in Cuero for individuals displaced by the recent severe storms...
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October 27, 1998
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The focus of operations in Texas is shifting from response to recovery as the Colorado and Guadalupe rivers return to normal levels. National Weather Service (NWS) reports...
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October 26, 1998
SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- The upper reaches of the flooded rivers in Texas have crested and are slowly receding. However, many areas downstream remain flooded. In Wharton, the Colorado River has...
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October 23, 1998
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- James Lee Witt, FEMA's Director Witt joined Governor Bush today in Victoria County to fly over the affected area and meet with victims. The Colorado River is expected to crest in...
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October 22, 1998
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- As disaster response and recovery operations continue, James Lee Witt, Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will conduct an inspection tour of flood-ravaged...
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October 21, 1998
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Twenty southeastern Texas counties were designated for federal aid today by the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to assist state and local relief efforts for...
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