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May 29, 2003
Birmingham, AL -- A disaster information Helpline is available to Alabamians who already have applied for disaster assistance and either need more information about programs or wish to check the...
Alabama
May 28, 2003
Birmingham, AL -- Even though floods are the most common natural disaster people face, many more should consider purchasing flood insurance to protect against potential losses, federal officials said...
Alabama
May 27, 2003
Birmingham, AL -- Some Alabamians may not yet be eligible for available FEMA aid because of confusion regarding inspectors who check on damages, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials...
Alabama
May 26, 2003
Birmingham, AL -- If your well or septic tank was damaged by flooding, you may be eligible for federal disaster assistance to restore it to use, federal officials said today. Residents of 38...
Alabama
May 23, 2003
Birmingham, AL -- More than $6 million in disaster recovery grants and disaster loans has been approved for Alabamians who suffered losses because of the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding this...
Alabama
May 23, 2003
Birmingham, AL -- Residents of Baldwin, Clarke, Escambia, Mobile, Monroe and Washington counties today became eligible to apply for federal disaster assistance for losses suffered as a result of this...
Alabama
May 21, 2003
Birmingham, AL -- State and federal officials today cautioned residents of Alabama's storm-affected counties to use caution when hiring contractors to clean up and repair their homes and businesses...
Alabama
May 20, 2003
Birmingham, AL -- More than $4 million in federal and state disaster assistance has been approved for residents of Alabama's 32 declared counties, recovery officials said today. In addition,...
Alabama
May 20, 2003
Birmingham, AL -- Thirty-two inspectors are now in the field visiting Alabamians who have registered for federal/state disaster assistance to verify their losses, Gracia Szczech, head of recovery...
Alabama
May 16, 2003
Atlanta, GA -- So far, 1,560 Alabamians have applied for assistance to help repair damages from the recent severe storms, disaster officials reported today, urging all residents of the designated...
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