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October 12, 2004
ATLANTA, Ga. -- The deadlines are approaching for Georgia residents eligible to file for disaster unemployment benefits, according to state and federal officials. Application deadlines are:...
Georgia
October 8, 2004
A total of 1,628 individuals have registered for assistance in recovering from damages inflicted by Hurricane Ivan, which began affecting Georgia on September 14. FEMA has disbursed grants totaling $...
Georgia
October 8, 2004
The deadline to apply for Public Assistance is 30 days from the date of declaration. This date is rapidly approaching for Georgia state agencies, local governments and certain private non-profit...
Georgia
October 8, 2004
ATLANTA, Ga. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that disaster assistance has been made available for Pierce County,...
Georgia
October 7, 2004
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Victims of Hurricane Ivan now have a new toll-free number to call for legal assistance. The Young Lawyers Division of the Georgia State Bar Association, the Young Lawyer Division of...
Georgia
October 7, 2004
ATLANTA, Ga. -- The figures are remarkable. In the last quarter-century, more than 10,000 Georgians with flood insurance have received more than $123.3 million in loss payments. In the last fiscal...
Georgia
October 6, 2004
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announces several changes to the agency’s website at in an effort to provide up-to-date important...
Georgia
October 5, 2004
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Georgia residents affected by Hurricane Ivan may be eligible for various forms of tax relief that could lessen some losses, federal and state disaster recovery officials said today. “...
Georgia
October 5, 2004
ATLANTA, Ga. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) want to remind hurricane Ivan victims that low...
Georgia
October 5, 2004
ATLANTA, Ga. -- In the days and first few weeks following a disaster, residents may be misled by half-truths and rumors they hear about how to get help and the various assistance programs that are...
Georgia

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