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October 11, 1999
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- While the most immediate concern of federal and state assistance officials is the well-being of individuals affected by disasters, a key part of the recovery process is helping...
South Carolina
October 11, 1999
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- According to The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) mold growth in water-damaged homes is a potential hazard from flooding. Many South Carolina residents who...
South Carolina
October 11, 1999
HAMPTON, Va. -- The Virginia Department of Emergency Services and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have announced new figures on disaster housing assistance to victims of Hurricane...
Virginia
October 11, 1999
HAMPTON, Va. -- Weekly summary report of disaste relief for Hurricane Floyd victims in Virginia: Statistics: 4,762 individuals have applied with FEMA for disaster assistance 1,326 disaster housing...
Virginia
October 9, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Officials with the North Carolina Emergency Management Division are working with county officials and community relations specialists with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (...
North Carolina
October 9, 1999
DANBURY, Conn. -- A Disaster Information Helpline has been established for people who have already applied for disaster assistance and either need more information about available programs or wish to...
Connecticut
October 9, 1999
OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- Nobody can stop a flood. Nobody can erase the bad memories and financial loss. But having flood insurance can go a long way toward helping put the pieces back together. That is...
Maryland
October 9, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Cleaning up a storm-ravaged home - one of the first steps toward recovery - can be a difficult and disheartening task. It can also be dangerous. Homeowners could be at risk for a...
New York
October 9, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Here are the current numbers for recovery operations: The state of North Carolina has eight temporary housing sites under construction for 702 travel trailers. Two sites are in...
North Carolina
October 9, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- While disaster recovery assistance programs are important in helping flood survivors get back on their feet, there is no substitute for the broad-ranging benefits of flood insurance...
North Carolina

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