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March 16, 2000
Frankfort, KY -- "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." The proverb's age-old meaning is clear. It is less expensive to protect your home and property before they are damaged than to...
Kentucky
March 16, 2000
SALEM, Ore. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency's Project Impact: Building Disaster Resistant Communities initiative has been well received in the Pacific Northwest, particularly here in...
Region X
March 16, 2000
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that more than $3.2 million ($3,205,574) in federal funds has been made available to 10 Iowa communities for...
Region VII
March 15, 2000
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- Citing early success in assisting disaster applicants at the three fixed Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) established in Kanawha, Gilmer and Wetzel Counties on March 8th,...
West Virginia
March 15, 2000
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- West Virginia residents who suffered flood damage from last month's storms, landslides and flash flooding and were mailed a US Small Business Administration (SBA) loan...
West Virginia
March 15, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- March is American Red Cross Month, an opportunity for individuals, families, businesses and even government agencies to review their own level of preparedness if disaster strikes,...
Region X
March 15, 2000
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that more than $1.5 million ($1,567,137) in federal funds has been made available to the city of Wichita for a...
Region VII
March 15, 2000
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Local, state and federal partners will come together Friday, March 17, 2000, at 11 a.m., at the Hannibal Inn to discuss strategies to make Hannibal a safer, more disaster-...
Region VII
March 14, 2000
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- West Virginians who suffered damage as a result of last month's storms, landslides and flash flooding should save all receipts for essential repairs from the disaster, according...
West Virginia
March 14, 2000
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Six Kentucky counties today were added to those eligible for federal and state disaster assistance to repair public facilities damaged in severe storms and flooding which began Feb...
Kentucky

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