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August 7, 1999
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Disaster Recovery Center in Waterloo will convert to a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) workshop after Tuesday, August 10. The center in Waterloo is located in the...
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August 7, 1999
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- State and federal officials are urging individuals and businesses owners in Iowa who have sustained damage from heavy rains and flooding since July 2 to register with the...
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August 6, 1999
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- To further help individuals and businesses affected by recent storms and flooding, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the State of Iowa will open a Disaster...
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August 6, 1999
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Monday, August 9, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will change the hours and days of operation of its toll-free registration and Helpline numbers. Services will be...
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August 6, 1999
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- State and federal officials will establish a joint federal/state short-term Disaster Recovery Center in Worth County, Iowa. It will be located at: City Hall 106 S. Broadway...
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August 6, 1999
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- State and federal officials will establish a joint federal/state Mobile Disaster Recovery Center (MDRC) in Chickasaw County, Iowa. The MDRC will be located at: Community Center...
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August 5, 1999
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Just two weeks after President Clinton declared Iowa a federal disaster area, more than $1 million in disaster housing assistance has been approved for victims of the severe...
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August 4, 1999
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- To further help individuals and businesses affected by recent storms and flooding, the State of Iowa and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will open another...
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August 4, 1999
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- You don't need to live near water to be flooded. Flooding can be caused by storms, melting snow, water backup from inadequate or overloaded drainage systems and dam or levee...
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August 3, 1999
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The floodwaters have receded, you've cleaned up the mess--you can now return to your home. What do you do about those precious possessions that have been damaged in the flood?...
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