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August 21, 2003
Sarasota, FL -- Pasco County has been added to the list of Florida counties eligible for federal disaster assistance following flooding that occurred in June, federal and state disaster recovery...
August 15, 2003
Sarasota, FL -- Torrential rains and flooded streets are not new to Floridians. Such events happen almost every year, and sometime the overflowing creeks and flooded streets are worse than others....
July 29, 2003
Washington, DC -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today designated seven Florida counties eligible for federal disaster funds to help...
June 16, 2003
Miami, FL -- Miami-Dade County residents and business owners who sustained damages because of the March 27 severe storms and tornadoes have until June 24 to register for disaster assistance,...
June 3, 2003
Miami, FL -- Victims of the March 27 severe storms and tornados who receive a loan application from the U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) should take the time to fill it out - even if they...
June 2, 2003
Miami, FL -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) lends a helping hand to those impacted by disasters, such as the Miami-Dade...
May 27, 2003
Miami, FL -- One month after the presidential declaration of Miami-Dade County as a disaster area, local residents and business owners continue rebuilding their lives and commerce. To qualify for...
May 24, 2003
Washington, DC -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has made federal funds available to help Florida battle another outbreak of uncontrolled wildfires burning in the counties of Dixie...
May 19, 2003
Miami, FL -- The tornadoes and severe storms that wreaked havoc in Miami-Dade County on March 27 2003, demonstrated the value of hurricane shutters. In a high-wind event, the coverings can make the...
May 15, 2003
Miami, FL --Citing early success in assisting disaster victims at the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC), federal and state emergency officials announced that they would close the Center, located at...


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