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March 19, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Residents of tornado-prone areas can get information from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) about how to build a "safe room" in their homes that can provide...
March 19, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Tuesday, Mar. 23, 1999 is the last day for residents and business owners in the 15 Arkansas counties designated disaster areas to apply for disaster assistance, according to...
Arkansas
March 19, 1999
SEATTLE, Wash. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency's Project Impact: Building Disaster Resistant Communities initiative has been well received in the Pacific...
Region X
March 18, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- A Wildfire forced residents of Thedford (Thomas County), Neb., to evacuate their houses on Tuesday, March 16. The fire had already consumed 40,000 acres of vegetation in Cherry,...
March 18, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Vice President Gore announced today that more than $1.5 million in federal funding will be made available by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for elevating homes in...
March 18, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration hydrologists released their flood assessment yesterday and parts of Oregon and Washington and much of Idaho have a greater than...
March 17, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Three additional New York counties now are eligible to apply for state and federal disaster assistance to help pay for emergency measures taken during heavy snowstorms on Mar. 3-6,...
New York
March 17, 1999
San Francisco, CA -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency is welcoming the County of San Bernardino as the newest member of the agency's Project Impact initiative. Project Impact is a nationwide...
Region IX
March 16, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National Weather Service (NWS) reports last week's snowstorm has added to the spring flood threat in parts of North Dakota and Minnesota. The North Central River Forecast (...
March 16, 1999
Audio coverage of this event DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency Director James Lee Witt kicked off a disaster-resistant Spring Break today by noting the efforts of Deerfield...
Region IV

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