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June 15, 2007
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. -- When a disaster strikes, damaged public facilities add to the disruption of people’s lives. Bridges can be damaged or destroyed along with roads, public buildings, parks and water...
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June 12, 2007
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. -- Only two weeks remain until the June 26 deadline to apply for federal and state disaster assistance to help with losses resulting from the flooding and severe storms occurring...
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June 6, 2007
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. -- Federal and state disaster assistance for individuals, families and communities to help in recovery from April's nor'easter has surpassed $6.4 million, according to the Federal...
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June 4, 2007
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. -- As the recovery continues from the April Nor'easter, federal and state officials want you to know you may be eligible for assistance to cover uninsured personal losses that...
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June 1, 2007
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. -- There are steps you can - and should - take now to prepare for the next flood. First, you should be fully aware of your flood risk and work with your community on what you and...
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May 30, 2007
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. -- In the one month that has passed since President Bush declared a major disaster for New Hampshire on April 27, more than $5.2 million in grants and low interest disaster loans...
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May 29, 2007
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. -- Many people think that if they do not live near a river or the coast, they are not in danger of flooding – not true. In recent years, remnants of tropical storms, dam failures,...
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May 23, 2007
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. - More than $4.4 million in state and federal assistance has been approved for New Hampshire following the severe storms and flooding that took place April 15 - 23, 2007. To date,...
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May 21, 2007
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. - When the news of flooding from the April nor'easter spread through the volunteer network, the New Hampshire Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (NH VOAD) and Operation...
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May 18, 2007
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. - A free disaster assistance workshop will take place at a Lowe?s home improvement store in Epping next Monday and Tuesday. The workshop is open to the public and designed to provide...
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