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July 18, 2000
COURTLAND, Va. -- Hurricane Floyd drove scores of Franklin City and Southampton County residents from their homes. Ten months later, many of them still struggle with the need for long-term housing...
Region III
July 17, 2000
Minneapolis, MN -- Federal and state officials are urging everyone who suffered damage or loss during the severe storms and flooding that occurred between May 17 to July 12 to apply for disaster...
Minnesota
July 17, 2000
Washington, DC -- Only days after the passage of the Cerro Grande Fire Assistance Act, the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today it has begun work necessary to provide victims of the...
July 17, 2000
WESLACO, Texas -- A project to help communities reduce risks of damage from floods and manmade hazards was announced today by Tyrus Fain, President of Rio Grande Institute (RGI) and R. L. "Buddy"...
Region VI
July 14, 2000
Minneapolis, MN -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that Dakota, Fillmore, Houston and Mower counties have been added to the Presidential disaster declaration issued on...
Minnesota
July 14, 2000
In just about a week since James Lee Witt, director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), added four northwestern counties and the White Earth Reservation to Minnesota's major disaster...
Minnesota
July 14, 2000
RENTON, Wash. -- Renton property owners already enjoy reduced flood insurance premiums, and thanks to their city's participation in the National Flood Insurance Program voluntary Community Rating...
Region X
July 13, 2000
June, the first month of 2000 hurricane season, slipped by without a named tropical storm or hurricane forming in the Atlantic Basin. Unusual? Not according to the weather experts.Statistically, few...
July 13, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Boardman residences and businesses will begin receiving FREE Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program Tone Alert Radio this week. Distributors from Radio Service Company...
Region X

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