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March 28, 2000
On May 3, 1999 more than 70 violent tornadoes struck from Texas to the Northern Plains. They left death and destruction in their wake. A single F5 tornado touched down outside of Oklahoma City at 6...
March 28, 2000
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- Wyoming County will receive funding for a $15,277 hazard-mitigation project to reduce the risk of flooding. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved the...
Region III
March 28, 2000
RICHMOND, Va. -- The city of Danville and Arlington County have been added to the 92 counties and 15 cities made eligible for federal disaster assistance following two severe winter storms. On Jan....
Virginia
March 28, 2000
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The City of Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia, will receive funding for a $671,622 hazard mitigation project to reduce the risk of flooding. The Federal Emergency...
Region III
March 28, 2000
Washington, DC -- The Emergency Information Infrastructure Partnership (EIIP) announces its April schedule of online forums. To participate, please visit www.emforum.org. EIIP live online sessions...
March 27, 2000
Washington, DC -- Setti D. Warren, a native of New England, has been appointed head of Region I for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). FEMA's Region I is headquartered in Boston, Mass.,...
March 27, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- April is Disaster Preparedness Month. This year's theme in Washington State: "Prepare Because You Care," is all about energizing citizens, businesses and local governments to take...
Region X
March 27, 2000
Jo Ann Howard, Administrator for the Federal Insurance Administration, wrote the following letter. It appeared in the Austin American-Statesman newspaper, Austin, Texas on March 24, 2000 as an...
March 27, 2000
Frankfort, KY -- More than $2,980,115 has been already approved in federal and state assistance to individuals, families and businesses, as well as state and local governments that incurred losses in...
Kentucky
March 27, 2000
MENLO PARK, Calif. -- Silicon Valley was the epicenter for a gathering of sixty risk managers, earthquake experts, and geographic information system professionals in early March, focused on...
Region IX

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