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April 1, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Some flooding is being reported in North Dakota in communities along the Red River of the North, however, it appears to be minor at this point and impacting few if any structures...
April 1, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Emergency Information Infrastructure Partnership (EIIP) announces its April schedule of online forums. To participate, please visit their website www.emforum.org. Round...
April 1, 1999
For more information regarding FEMA’s Internship Program, please contact Cheronn Collins, FEMA Intern Program Coordinator, at Cheronn.collins@fema.gov. Internship Opportunities For Students Update on...
March 31, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- FEMA has published a proposed rule change that spells out the factors used to evaluate requests for major disaster declarations. The Stafford Act requires that the Governor of...
March 31, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C.Washington March 31, 1999 - FEMA's regional office in Denver (Region VIII) and North Dakota state officials continue to monitor and prepare for flooding along the Red River of the...
March 30, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Residents on both sides of the Red River of the North between North Dakota and Minnesota will be keeping a close eye on the river's level over the next few weeks. National...
March 30, 1999
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Snowpack levels remain well above normal on both sides of the Cascades and are expected to build this week as the snow lines drop. High snowpacks and warmer Spring weather can...
Region X
March 30, 1999
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Emergency managers, fire marshals, and emergency services officials from throughout the Pacific Northwest met with their federal counterparts in Vancouver, Washington last week to...
Region X
March 29, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Due to heavy rain over the past weekend, officials in Minnesota have amended their Red River of the North crest estimates to a higher level. In East Grand Forks, the river is...
March 26, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today designated Culebra, Puerto Rico, a "disaster-resistant" community. This designation is part of Project Impact, a national...
Region II

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