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May 18, 2000
SOUTH WAVERLY, Pa. -- Six communities in two states that make up the Waverly Valley Project Impact Community celebrated their accomplishments and future plans at a signing ceremony...
Region III
May 18, 2000
FEMA Director Witt on the Passing of Winston Cup NASCAR Driver Kenny Irwin,   July 8, 2000 Charlotte, N.C., May 18, 2000 -- NASCAR Winston Cup driver Kenny Irwin and BellSouth announced today...
May 18, 2000
Washington, DC -- In its final report released earlier this week, the National Drought Policy Commission recommended enhanced preparedness and coordination in an effort to better deal with the...
May 17, 2000
Washington, DC -- Federal funds have been made available by FEMA to help Florida fight the uncontrolled Flowers Myakka Fire Complex located in Sarasota County. FEMA Director James Lee Witt said the...
Florida
May 17, 2000
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Local, state and federal partners came together at the Collins Plaza Hotel in Cedar Rapids to discuss strategies to make Linn County a safer, more disaster-resistant community....
Region VII
May 16, 2000
Parsons, KS -- State and federal officials announced today that the joint federal/state Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) opened in Parsons to assist residents of Crawford, Labette and Neosho counties...
Kansas
May 16, 2000
Dry conditions in the Southwestern United States have homeowners concerned about the potential for wildland fires that may impact their homes. There are several safety precautions that you can take...
May 16, 2000
It was 20 years ago this month that Mount St. Helens in Washington State erupted. Ash and steam had poured out and avalanches of snow and ice had thundered down the mountain's sides for two months,...
Region X
May 15, 2000
Washington, DC -- FEMA is kicking off a new public service campaign to educate people about hurricanes. The "National Hurricane Survival Initiative" is a first-of-its-kind public service campaign to...
May 15, 2000
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Johnson County Project Impact Public Education and Awareness Task Force will sponsor a countywide "Safety Day" on Saturday, May 20th starting at 10 a.m. and continuing until 4...
Region VII

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