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January 16, 2004
WASHINGTON -- Federal disaster funds have been made available for Maine to supplement the emergency response to the record snowfall that hit the state early last December, the head of the U.S....
May 14, 2003
Washington, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today designated 10 Maine counties eligible for federal disaster funds to help local governments recover from the...
April 14, 2003
Springfield, MA - In an initial tally, more than $1,605,050 has been obligated for snow removal costs incurred in five New England states as a result of the severe President's Day storm according to...
Rhode Island, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Connecticut
April 1, 2003
Springfield, MA - Local governments and private certain non-profit organizations, in designated counties in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Connecticut have until April 9 to submit...
Rhode Island, Maine, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire
March 19, 2003
Springfield, MA - Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and disaster officials from four New England states have begun work with local governments to ensure an efficient reimbursement of federal...
Massachusetts, Maine, Connecticut, New Hampshire
March 11, 2003
Washington, D.C. -- Federal disaster funds have been made available for Maine to help communities in Aroostook County recover from record snowfall that hit the area early last month, according to the...
June 21, 2001
Freeport, ME -- With the recent flood damage caused by tropical storm Allison, disaster officials are reminding homeowners throughout Maine that they may purchase flood insurance coverage through the...
June 15, 2001
Augusta, ME, -- When local and state financial resources are exhausted in a disaster situation, the governor of a state may seek a Presidential declaration and request federal help.That's what Maine...
June 13, 2001
Augusta, ME -- With the signing of the Federal--State agreement between the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the State of Maine by Gov. Angus S. King Jr., the federal government can...
June 12, 2001
Augusta, ME -- Less than a week remains for municipalities and other governmental units, agencies, and qualifying not--for--profit organizations in Franklin, Oxford and York Counties to file to seek...


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