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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
September 27, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- New Jersey residents unemployed as a result of Tropical Storm Floyd are eligible to file for federal disaster unemployment benefits, state and federal disaster recovery officials...
New Jersey
September 27, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- To date, FEMA has approved disaster housing assistance grants amounting to $ 2 million for New Jersey families and individuals in the eight declared counties that suffered...
New Jersey
September 24, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- As people rebuild following the flooding, many victims will seek contractor services to help in the process. Most contractors are reputable, hard-working individuals. Some people...
New Jersey
September 23, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- In a step to help people rebuild, more than 125 Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) inspectors have hit the streets to assess damage inflicted to thousands of area homes....
New Jersey
September 22, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Ensuring that flood victims get into livable housing as quickly as possible is one of the top goals of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the State of New Jersey...
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