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September 11, 2001
Washington, DC -- FEMA Public Affairs Officer, Marc Wolfson talks about FEMA's role in the Federal Response Plan for the recent attacks in New York and D.C. Listen To The Audio File (WAV Version...
New York
September 11, 2001
» National Urban Search and Rescue Response System Washington, DC -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency has deployed 12 Urban Search and Rescue (US&R) Teams -- eight to New York and four to...
New York
September 11, 2001
Washington, DC -- FEMA is working closely with the White House and other federal agencies to provide assistance following several apparent terrorism attacks today. High-level meetings between senior...
New York
December 4, 2000
Washington, DC -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal relief funds have been made available for snowbound New York communities under an emergency...
New York
October 11, 2000
Washington, DC -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Clinton has authorized federal emergency funds for New York State to reimburse local...
New York
September 14, 2000
Albany, NY -- Greene County is now eligible to apply for state and federal disaster assistance for debris and emergency protective services and to repair or replace facilities damaged by severe...
New York
September 13, 2000
Albany, NY -- Flood Alert, a series of mini-workshops has been scheduled for the week of Sept. 18-22 across New York State. The seminars are designed for building and code enforcement officials,...
New York
August 25, 2000
Albany, NY -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the New York State Emergency Management Office (NYSEMO) announced today an expansion of the assistance available because of this year'...
New York
August 17, 2000
Albany, NY -- Many New York homeowners and renters have discovered in recent years that flood damage is not covered by most homeowners' insurance policies. Flood insurance is the only way for...
New York
August 2, 2000
Albany, NY -- Individual taxpayers who sustained losses as a result of the severe storms and flooding between May 3 and June 30 in New York may be able to get tax relief from the Internal Revenue...
New York

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