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February 2, 1999
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- More than 1,500 applicants have registered for disaster aid and $211,695 in temporary housing grants disbursed to 253 storm victims as a result of last month's rash of tornadoes...
Tennessee
February 2, 1999
San Francisco, February 2, 1999 -- In a combined effort to ease human suffering from last year's severe drought, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S. Federal Emergency Management...
Region IX
February 2, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A total of 15 counties now are designated for federal disaster assistance as a result of the severe storms, tornadoes and high winds of January 21. Six Arkansas counties have...
Arkansas
February 1, 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...
Arkansas, Tennessee
February 1, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Emergency Information Infrastructure Partnership (EIIP) announces its February schedule of online forums. To participate, please visit their website http://www.emforum.org...
February 1, 1999
» FEMA Director James Lee Witt's remarks from an afternoon media briefing regarding the proposed FEMA budget for FY2000 WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is...
February 1, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Arkansas Office of Emergency Services (OES) are together responding as quickly as possible to the temporary housing needs of...
Arkansas
February 1, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National Weather Service (NWS) reports a slow-moving weather system dropped large amounts of rain over northern Louisiana this weekend. State officials report low-land...
February 1, 1999
BOSTON, Mass. -- Last week FEMA Director James Lee Witt visited Boston to talk with state and local officials about Y2K planning. The Massachusetts Municipal Association and the Federal...
Region I
February 1, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Local, state, and federal officials announced plans today to have a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) open in Clay County from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday,...
Arkansas

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