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May 7, 1999
The situation in brief as of 5:00 p.m. Friday, May 7, 1999: President Clinton Thursday issued a major disaster declaration for Bowie County, Texas. The disaster declaration makes available a variety...
Kansas, Oklahoma
May 7, 1999
ST LOUIS, Mo. -- The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has approved $374,000 in low-interest disaster loans for victims of the severe storms and floods that struck Madison County (Missouri)...
Missouri
May 7, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will begin debris removal from affected areas early next week, starting with municipal streets, roads and public property in the 11 counties...
Oklahoma
May 7, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Five counties have been added to the disaster declaration issued by President Clinton on May 4. The addition, sought by Gov. Frank Keating, makes a total of 16 Oklahoma...
Oklahoma
May 7, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Five counties were added to the Oklahoma disaster declaration today. The counties include Canadian, Craig, Le Flore, Noble, and Ottowa. This brings the total number of Oklahoma...
Oklahoma
May 7, 1999
ST LOUIS, Mo. -- Federal, state, local and voluntary agencies are coordinating disaster assistance to five Missouri counties following the severe storms and flooding in storm systems that hit...
Missouri
May 7, 1999
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Onslow County, located in North Carolina's coastal plain, will buy two homes in the community of Richlands, demolish the structures, and maintain the sites as open space. The...
Region IV
May 7, 1999
ATLANTA, Ga. -- A 12-unit apartment complex in the Greens Mill Run floodway of Pitt County, N.C., will be purchased and torn down as a result of repeated flooding. The acquisition project will cost...
Region IV
May 7, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In her opening remarks for the 1999 National Training and Exercises Conference, Kay C. Goss, FEMA's associate director for preparedness, gave an update on the agency's Y2K-...
May 7, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal, state and local officials are responding to the disasters in Oklahoma and Kansas. The following is the latest information on the situation: Oklahoma There...

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