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March 28, 2014
For Immediate Release:  March 28, 2014Media Contact:  Mary Simms, mary.simms@fema.dhs.gov, 510-627-7006 orKelly Hudson, kelly.hudson@fema.dhs.gov, 510-207-4011 FEMA Launches New Initiative to...
Region IX, California, Arizona, Guam, American Samoa, Nevada, Hawaii
March 17, 2010
Pago Pago, AS --  In the six months since an earthquake and tsunami struck American Samoa and caused extensive damage and loss of life, federal assistance has topped $33 million. Another $107 million...
American Samoa
February 17, 2010
PAGO PAGO, AS -- After a federally declared disaster, funding for the repair or rebuilding of damaged public infrastructure is a critical part of the recovery process. Accordingly, the Federal...
American Samoa
February 12, 2010
PAGO PAGO, AMERICAN SAMOA -- On September 29, 2009 President Obama approved Governor Togiola Tulafono’s request for a major disaster declaration for the Territory of American Samoa in response to the...
American Samoa
February 12, 2010
Pago Pago, American Samoa -- After a federally declared disaster, like the earthquake, tsunami and flooding of September 29, 2009, getting funds to repair or rebuild damaged public infrastructure is...
American Samoa
January 16, 2010
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- President Barack Obama today made additional disaster assistance available to the Territory of American Samoa by authorizing an increase in the level of federal funding for Public...
American Samoa
January 12, 2010
Pago Pago, AS -- FEMA has been in the forefront of government agencies in adapting its communication efforts to include social media and the next generation of online tools. By posting video,...
American Samoa
January 12, 2010
Pago Pago, AS – With the concurrence of the American Samoa Government, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will close the Disaster Service...
American Samoa
December 31, 2009
Pago Pago, AS – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is providing American Samoan residents another opportunity to learn about new techniques for repairing and rebuilding their disaster-...
American Samoa
December 29, 2009
Who: Those affected by the September 29th earthquake, tsunami and flooding What: Disaster Service Center will be CLOSED for New Year’s Day When: Friday and Saturday, Jan. 1 & 2, 2010 Where:...
American Samoa

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