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July 31, 2002
Williston, VT -- You don't need to live near water to be flooded. Flooding can be caused by storms, melting snow, water backup from inadequate or overloaded drainage systems and dam or levee...
July 30, 2002
Williston, VT -- Federal disaster funds have been made available for Lamoille County to help local government rebuild public property damaged as a result of the June 5 through 13 flooding, the...
July 29, 2002
Williston, VT -- State and federal officials urge homeowners, renters and businesses who experienced losses due to June flooding to return their loan applications by September 10. The application...
July 24, 2002
Williston, VT -- Residents who sustained losses as a result of the June 5 through 13 flooding have until 6 p.m. Saturday, July 27, to visit the Disaster Recovery Centers. Centers are designed to...
July 24, 2002
Williston, VT -- Vermont Emergency Management (VEM) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) report that 153 people affected by June 5 through 13 flooding have registered for assistance by...
July 23, 2002
Williston, VT -- State and federal emergency management officials say help is just a phone call away for Vermonters who experienced losses due to flooding in some northern counties June 5 through...
July 19, 2002
Williston, VT -- To further help individuals and businesses affected by the June flooding, Vermont Emergency Management (VEM) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will open two...
July 18, 2002
Williston, VT -- A toll-free telephone number is in operation for people affected by the flooding of June 5-13 to apply for disaster assistance. Residents and businesses affected by the flooding...
July 18, 2002
Boston, MA -- New England has recently experienced a heat wave with record setting temperatures. More can be expected. That's why it is important for everyone to be...
July 12, 2002
Washington, D.C. -- Federal disaster aid was made available today for Vermont to help people and communities recover from a recent bout of flooding rains that hit the northern tier of the state,...
June 26, 2002
Boston, MA -- The Fourth of July commemorates the ideals of democracy and vision that created the Declaration of Independence. Fourteen New England residents participated in the historic signing of...
June 12, 2002
Boston, MA -- June 1st marked the beginning of this year's Hurricane season. "An ounce of prevention and an emergency disaster plan can make the crucial difference in saving lives and reducing...
May 22, 2002
Boston, MA -- The earliest form of organized fire protection in North America consisted of citizen bucket brigades. When a fire occurred, all able-bodied citizens would...
May 15, 2002
Boston, MA -- Hurricane hazards come in many forms: storm surge, high winds, tornadoes, and flooding. This means it is important for your family and community to have a plan that includes all of...
May 15, 2002
Boston, MA -- On Wednesday, May 29, 20O2 at 7:00 p.m., the Federal Management Agency (FEMA) will conduct a public meeting for participants in the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant Biennial Exercise that...
March 18, 2002
Boston, MA -- As the April 1, 2002 deadline approaches, FEMA and the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) report more 15,000 fire departments are working on their on-line application...
February 18, 2002
The grant workshops are not prerequisite to receiving information on application procedures, and all fire departments are encouraged to check out the FEMA grant website: www.usfa....
November 20, 2001
Boston, MA -- New England families and individuals who are facing foreclosure or eviction from their homes as a direct result of financial hardship stemming from the loss of the head of household in...
November 19, 2001
Resources for Massachusetts (735KB) Resources for Connecticut Boston, MA -- New England families and individuals who are facing foreclosure or eviction from their homes as a...

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