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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...
January 12, 2000
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Victims of the 1999 hurricanes and floods are scrambling to register for recovery assistance as the deadline for accepting applications slipped to the less than a week. Next Tuesday...
North Carolina
January 11, 2000
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Crisis counseling is still available for victims in 31 North Carolina counties whose lives were thrown into disarray by the devastating hurricanes and floods of 1999. Funded by an $...
North Carolina
January 10, 2000
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal disaster aid was made available today for families and businesses in three Kentucky counties victimized by tornadoes and other violent weather last week, according to the...
Kentucky
January 10, 2000
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Recovery officials for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the North Carolina Emergency Management Division (NCEMD) warned Carolinians today that winter storms, too,...
North Carolina
January 7, 2000
Washington, DC -- The US Geological Survey reports a strong earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter Scale hit southeastern Alaska yesterday. The quake occurred about 6:00 am yesterday about 85 miles...
January 7, 2000
Washington, DC -- At the request of state officials, six Preliminary Damage Assessment teams from FEMA's regional office in Atlanta (Region IV) have deployed to Owensboro (Daviess County), Kentucky,...
January 7, 2000
RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today released figures showing that North Carolina's storm victims have now received $834.1 million in disaster recovery assistance...
North Carolina

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