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March 9, 2001
Tupelo, MS -- Americorps, a domestic Peace Corps, will send two teams to Mississippi to aid in tornado debris clean-up, John D. Hannah of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the federal...
Mississippi
March 8, 2001
In 2000, 45 national major disasters were declared, inflicting more than $3.3 billion in damage to homes and businesses across the country. State emergency management agencies in Iowa, Kansas,...
Region VII
March 8, 2001
Tupelo, MS -- The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) and the state Department of Environmental Quality issued guidelines Thursday (March 8) on disposing of debris generated by the...
Mississippi
March 8, 2001
Olympia, WA -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), US Small Business Administration (SBA) and Washington Emergency Management Division will open an Earthquake Recovery Center in Seattle...
Washington
March 8, 2001
Olympia, WA -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will change the hours in which telephone claims to repair damage caused by the February 28 Nisqually Earthquake in Washington can be...
Washington
March 8, 2001
Olympia, WA -- Federal and state agencies have approved more than $1.6 million in aid to help Washington residents following the Nisqually earthquake. The following is a summary of ongoing response...
Washington
March 8, 2001
Olympia, WA -- Earthquake "aftershocks" for homeowners include the challenge of making sure their homes are secure, and protecting their exposed valuables from the elements. Damage caused by failure...
Washington
March 8, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- In the twelve weeks since the first of two ice storms blasted the majority of Arkansas counties, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved more than $77 million...
Arkansas
March 7, 2001
Tupelo, MS -- A mobile recovery center will begin touring some of Mississippi's tornado disaster counties Thursday to bring state and federal assistance information directly into neighborhoods raked...
Mississippi
March 7, 2001
Olympia, WA -- As a result of Governor Gary Locke's emergency proclamation, special financial assistance is available in eight counties for workers who lost their job, can't get to work or were...
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