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February 16, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C.-- As part of its Fiscal Year 2000 budget, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is asking Congress for funding and the authority to assess mortgage transaction fees to...
February 12, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Lewis County has been added to the list of New York State counties eligible to apply for state and federal disaster assistance to help pay for emergency measures taken during heavy...
New York
February 12, 1999
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- Federal and District of Columbia officials are planning a conference on dealing with disastrous chemical spills. The 1999 Chemical Emergency Preparedness and Prevention (CEPP)...
Region III
February 11, 1999
SEATTLE, Wash. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency last week provided more than $5 million to the states of Oregon and Washington for annual operating expenses for those states' continuing...
Region X
February 11, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C.-- The National Weather Service's Climate Prediction Center (CPC) is predicting a dramatic change in weather patterns in the eastern third of the U.S. over the next four to five days...
February 10, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- As part of the disaster recovery effort following the January storms, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has declared 17 counties eligible for federal disaster...
Arkansas
February 9, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Clinton has approved the use of federal disaster funds to help people in California's San...
California
February 9, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- As part of the Arkansas disaster recovery effort following January storms, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has declared 17 counties eligible for federal disaster...
Arkansas
February 9, 1999
San Francisco, February 9, 1999 -- A year has passed since the weather phenomenon called El Niño became a household name. In 1998, it was a topic on everyone's lips - a wet scourge that was blamed...
Region IX
February 9, 1999
Kansas City, MO, February 9, 1999 -- Federal emergency management officials will conduct a National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) workshop in Kansas to promote flood insurance and floodplain...
Region VII

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