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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...
April 27, 2001
Quincy, MA -- More than $4.2 million in disaster housing assistance grants has been issued by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for residents of seven eastern Massachusetts counties...
April 27, 2001
Quincy, MA -- Seniors and people with disabilities living in seven Massachusetts counties eligible for disaster assistance as a result of severe storms and flooding between March 5 and April 16 may...
April 25, 2001
Quincy, MA -- In the aftermath of the floods that struck Massachusetts, March 5 to April 16, people seeking disaster assistance may find they have been issued a U. S. Small Business Administration (...
April 25, 2001
Saco, ME -- The citizens of the City of Saco soon will have reason to celebrate a safer, more flood-resistant community. On June 8, 2001 beginning at 10 a.m., City officials will hold a dedication...
April 24, 2001
Quincy, MA -- Disaster officials of both the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) urge owners of flood-damaged homes to proceed...
April 23, 2001
Quincy, MA -- As cleanup continues in the aftermath of flooding, state and federal officials urge disaster victims to take protective measures to prevent the damage from happening again. "It's safer...
April 20, 2001
Quincy, MA -- State and federal disaster recovery officials are advising Massachusetts residents who have disaster-related damage to be extremely careful when hiring contractors to clean up and...
April 20, 2001
Quincy, MA -- To further help individuals and businesses affected by storms and flooding March 5 through April 16, the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) and the Federal Emergency...
April 19, 2001
Quincy, MA -- Four more Massachusetts counties are now eligible for federal disaster assistance in the wake of storms and flooding from March 5 through April 16. This addition of Bristol, Plymouth...
April 19, 2001
Quincy, MA -- After a flood, insurance can go a long way toward putting the pieces back together. Nobody can erase the bad memories, the trauma of the event, but insurance can help pave the way to a...
April 17, 2001
Quincy, MA -- The Disaster Field Office (DFO) for the administration of recovery operations in the Presidentially declared flooding disaster officially opened to the media, Tuesday, April 17, in...
April 16, 2001
Washington, DC -- Checks totaling more than $1 million in disaster housing grants are being distributed to victims of the recent heavy rains and flooding in Essex, Middlesex, and Norfolk counties,...
April 13, 2001
Washington, DC -- Less than a week after President Bush issued a disaster declaration at the request of the governor for Essex, Middlesex, and Norfolk counties, damage inspectors from the Federal...
April 11, 2001
Quincy, MA -- A toll-free registration number is now open for use by homeowners, renters, and business owners in Essex, Middlesex, and Norfolk counties who suffered damage and losses in the March...
April 10, 2001
Washington, DC -- Federal disaster funds have been authorized for Vermont communities hit recently by record snowfall under an emergency declaration issued by President Bush, according to the head of...
April 10, 2001
Washington, DC -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster aid has been made available for Massachusetts to help families and businesses...
April 3, 2001
New England Severe Weather Photos Maynard, MA -- Half the states in New England are federal snow emergencies as a result of severe winter weather in early March. Record and near record snows...
March 30, 2001
WHO: (Boston, MA) Roger Guilmette, Gorham Public Works Director and Patrick Kelly, Lancaster Town Manager will be joined by Kenneth L. Horak of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Ed...

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