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November 9, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- The deadline to register for disaster recovery assistance has been extended to Friday, Dec. 17 for those who suffered losses in New Jersey due to the effects of Hurricane Floyd....
New Jersey
October 8, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- To date, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved disaster housing assistance grants amounting to $13 million for 6,212 households in the nine declared...
New Jersey
October 6, 1999
Hundreds of New Jersey residents now have a better idea of how to take steps that can lessen damage before disaster strikes again, thanks to a Disaster Prevention Weekend offered as part of a...
New Jersey
October 5, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- The hours of operation for the special toll-free telephone number for people affected by Tropical Storm Floyd have changed. People can register for assistance immediately by...
New Jersey
October 1, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- When Tropical Storm Floyd hit 28,389 New Jersey residents had taken one good step to prepare for the deluge. They were the ones who had flood insurance. "These residents were...
New Jersey
October 1, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- A Disaster Information Helpline has been established for those who have been affected by Tropical Storm Floyd and need information about assistance programs or the status of their...
New Jersey
September 30, 1999
As federal coordinating officer for New Jersey's recovery from Hurricane Floyd, Pete Martinasco's 12-hour days are generally full of decision making, management tasks and high-tension meetings. But...
New Jersey
September 30, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Three Federal/State disaster recovery centers will open Friday in Somerville, Paramus, and Wayne. Any individual, family, or business owner who suffered damage due to Tropical...
New Jersey
September 30, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Hunterdon County has been added to the list of New Jersey counties eligible for federal disaster assistance following flooding from Tropical Storm Floyd, federal and state...
New Jersey
September 30, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- The physical devastation that follows a flood is enormous. "As floodwaters recede, there may be even more hazards to your health," said State Coordinating Officer Lt. Edward O'...
New Jersey

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