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May 19, 1999
SALEM, Wash. -- Next week's week-long national floodplain management conference in Portland serves as the perfect backdrop for a series of landmark events designed to build more sustainable and...
Region X
May 19, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- State and federal officials have set up two collection sites for this Saturday for the disposal of household hazardous wastes following the recent tornadoes, severe storms and...
Oklahoma
May 19, 1999
Seattle, May 19, 1999 -- Two years ago, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Director James Lee Witt introduced "Project Impact," a new initiative designed to create more disaster-resistant...
Region X
May 18, 1999
WICHITA, Kan. -- The Teleregistration and Helpline numbers for FEMA have changed hours beginning on Tuesday, May 18, 1999. They will be closed on Sundays and have changed hours of operation on the...
Kansas
May 18, 1999
WICHITA, Kan. -- The Teleregistration and Helpline numbers for FEMA have changed hours beginning on Tuesday, May 18, 1999. They will be closed on Sundays and have changed hours of operation on the...
Kansas
May 18, 1999
WICHITA, Kan. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Kansas Hazard Mitigation Team are presenting a free workshop, Rebuilding a Safer, Stronger Community, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p...
Kansas
May 18, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- Tax breaks will be available for residents and businesses of Bowie and Red River counties which have been declared disaster areas by state and federal authorities. These two...
Texas
May 18, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Federal and state agencies are working in partnership to help Oklahoma residents following the tornadoes, severe storms and flooding of May 3-5. The following is a summary of...
Oklahoma
May 18, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Iowa state officials report damage assessments continue after severe weather, hail, tornadoes and flooding hit the state on May 16. Governor, Thomas J. Vilsack, declared a State...
May 18, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In the wake of the Plains States tornadoes, many people are reexamining their need for severe weather shelters. On the basis of 40 years of tornado history and more than 100...

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