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June 12, 2001
Augusta, ME -- Less than a week remains for municipalities and other governmental units, agencies, and qualifying not--for--profit organizations in Franklin, Oxford and York Counties to file to seek...
June 8, 2001
Freeport, ME -- Federal disaster funds have been made available for Kennebec, Penobscot and Washington counties to help local governments rebuild public property damaged by the recent severe storms...
June 4, 2001
Boston, MA - As the 2001 Hurricane Season begins, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recommends that families take mitigation measures that address both the wind and water threats...
June 1, 2001
Quincy, MA -- Residents and business owners in seven Eastern Massachusetts counties, who sustained damage from the March storms and flooding, have only one more week to apply for disaster assistance...
June 1, 2001
Saco, ME - The citizens of Saco have yet another reason to be proud of their city. The American Public Works Association (APWA) has awarded Larry J. Nadeau, Director of Public Works, City of Saco...
May 23, 2001
Quincy, MA -- Hazard mitigation is working in Massachusetts. "Some projects completed since the state's previous flooding disasters clearly demonstrated their effectiveness this year," said Stephen...
May 23, 2001
Quincy, MA -- More than 27,000 residents and business owners in the seven eastern Massachusetts counties hit by flooding and storm damage in March and April were covered by the National Flood...
May 22, 2001
 Quincy, MA - The City of Quincy is participate in "Make an Impact" week. The nationwide campaign is sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Project Impact: Building Disaster...
May 22, 2001
Quincy, MA -- Residents and business owners in the seven Massachusetts counties who suffered losses as a result of severe weather and flooding have a little more than two weeks to apply for state and...
May 17, 2001
Quincy, MA -- Grants totaling more than $6.8 million have been issued throughout eastern Massachusetts for disaster housing assistance by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). "Checks...
May 16, 2001
Washington, DC -- Federal disaster funds were made available for Maine today to help communities in the counties of Franklin, Oxford and York recover from the effects of severe winter storms and...
May 14, 2001
Quincy, MA -- If you're among thousands of Massachusetts residents putting lives and property back in order after the March floods, you may have questions about the help available to you under...
May 14, 2001
Quincy, MA -- There will be another flood, nature will see to that. But that doesn't mean it has to be a disaster. "Now is the time to think about protecting your home from future flooding,"...
May 9, 2001
Quincy, MA -- Federal and state officials will open two Disaster Recovery Centers in Boston to provide information to residents who suffered uninsured damage or loss because of the March floods. The...
May 7, 2001
Quincy, MA -- Bay Staters who have already applied for disaster assistance and need additional information have a toll-free number to call for help. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)...
May 4, 2001
Quincy, MA -- The City of Quincy, a Project Impact community, today showcased mitigation measures at three private homes and a municipal pumping station that have significantly...
May 3, 2001
Quincy, MA -- Disaster Recovery Centers in Lawrence and Woburn are scheduled to close on Friday, May 4, but residents of seven counties who suffered losses or damages as a result of the March floods...
May 3, 2001
Quincy, MA -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts will open additional Disaster Recovery Centers in Peabody and Newton next week, for one day each....
May 3, 2001
Quincy, MA -- The flooding happened more than a month ago, but Massachusetts residents may still face some serious cleanup problems, advise federal and state officials. "Be careful when cleaning...
May 3, 2001
Quincy, MA -- To further help individuals and businesses affected by recent storms and flooding, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts will open...

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