October 6, 2000
Miami, FL -- Miami-Dade and Broward Counties Friday were declared eligible for federal infrastructure programs through the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The announcement came after FEMA...
October 5, 2000
FEMA Assistance Available For Residents, Businesses; Those With Minimal Damage Asked To Wait Before Calling
Washington, DC -- James L. Witt, director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), urged those with minimal damage to wait a few days before calling to register for federal disaster aid now...
October 5, 2000
Washington, DC -- Federal disaster aid has been made available for families and businesses in four southeast Florida counties swamped by record rains this week, according to the head of the Federal...
October 3, 2000
Federal Disaster Funds Authorized For Florida to Aid Local Government Recovery From Tropical Storm Helene
Washington, DC -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today designated nine counties in Florida's northwestern panhandle eligible for federal disaster funds to help communities...
June 12, 2000
Washington, DC -- Federal funds have been made available by FEMA to help Florida fight another outbreak of wildfires located in the counties of Dixie, Lafayette, Madison and Taylor. The action brings...
June 6, 2000
Washington, DC -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency reported today that federal firefighting funds have been authorized for the Suwannee Fire Complex located in the northern Florida counties of...
June 5, 2000
Washington, DC -- Federal funds have been made available by the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help Florida battle another outbreak of uncontrolled wildfires located in the counties of Clay,...
May 31, 2000
Washington, DC -- Three more uncontrolled Florida wildfires have been added to the list of recent state blazes designated for federal fire suppression assistance, according to the Federal Emergency...
May 22, 2000
Washington, DC -- The state of Florida will receive federal funds to help fight a series of wildfires that currently comprise two fire complexes - the Withlacootchee Fire Complex burning in Citrus,...
May 17, 2000
Washington, DC -- Federal funds have been made available by FEMA to help Florida fight the uncontrolled Flowers Myakka Fire Complex located in Sarasota County. FEMA Director James Lee Witt said the...