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April 18, 2012
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal aid has been made available for the state of Hawaii and ordered federal aid...
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May 13, 2011
HONOLULU -- Are You Ready? On March 11 Hawaii experienced tsunami waves from an event which occurred in Honshu, Japan, approximately 3,800 miles away. Fortunately, no lives were lost in the Hawaiian...
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May 12, 2011
Honolulu-When Family life is disrupted by a natural disaster, children often feel vulnerable or frightened. Well thought out plans that involve them in pre-disaster and post-disaster activities can...
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May 5, 2011
Honolulu, Hawaii -- After a federally declared disaster, such as the Hawaii Tsunami of March 11, 2011, receiving federal funds is a critical part of the response and recovery process. The U.S....
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April 8, 2011
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to Hawaii to supplement the state...
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April 8, 2011
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama’s major disaster declaration issued for Hawaii. Assistance for...
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June 9, 2010
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help the state of Hawaii fight the Maalaea Fire in...
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August 31, 2009
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help the state of Hawaii fight the Kaunakaki Fire...
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January 22, 2009
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- Federal disaster assistance for City and County of Honolulu residents and businesses affected by the Dec. 10 through Dec. 16 storms and flooding is now $1.088 million. The...
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January 21, 2009
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) at the Filipino Community Center in Waipahu will close at the end of business Saturday, January 24, 2009 at 5:00 p.m. Three other DRCs remain...
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