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January 18, 2000
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- Storm victims with private insurance coverage still may be eligible for disaster assistance, W.R. Padgett, director of the Kentucky Division of Emergency Management (KyEM)...
Kentucky
January 18, 2000
The Kentucky Division of Emergency Management (KyEM) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have opened a disaster field office (DFO) in Owensboro. It will be the central coordinating...
Kentucky
January 18, 2000
DENTON, Texas -- Baton Rouge, a Project Impact city, will become more disaster resistant with a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The City will offer to purchase structures...
Region VI
January 18, 2000
DENTON, Texas -- Bexar County and FEMA (the Federal Emergency Management Agency) jointly plan to remove homes and businesses from dangerous floodwaters in the Cibolo Creek area. The County wants to...
Region VI
January 15, 2000
SANTA FE, N.M. -- The Office of Cerro Grande Fire Claims has paid a total of $263,734,219 in compensation on 15,715 claims There have been a total of 15,715 non-insurance claims received from Cerro...
January 14, 2000
RALEIGH, N.C. -- With the deadline for applying for federal and state recovery assistance from the floods of 1999 only four days away, January 18, $899 million has already been approved to help...
North Carolina
January 13, 2000
DENTON, Texas -- After the record-breaking flood of October 1998 the City of Victoria, FEMA (the Federal Emergency Management Agency), and the State of Texas said it was time to reduce flood losses...
Region VI
January 12, 2000
Washington, DC -- Fifteen states will be receiving nearly $40 million, as directed by Congress, to address disaster-related needs not met by federal disaster relief programs. FEMA Director James Lee...
January 12, 2000
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced release of $1,394,283 for two hazard mitigation projects in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. One project,...
Region III
January 12, 2000
Washington, DC -- Next week marks the 15th national observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday. And what an American day-what an American event-that celebration is. Martin Luther King lived...

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