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May 25, 2000
The Northwest Regional Planning Commission (NWRPC) will host a Project Impact Signing Ceremony in St. Albans, Vermont as a formal commitment to making their...
May 5, 2000
Boston, MA -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Governor Howard Dean today announced the release of $36,000 and $10,581 in hazard mitigation funds to the Towns of Orwell, VT and...
May 5, 2000
Last fall, Project Impact in the Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Region reimbursed the Town of Royalton $16,800 for work undertaken to stabilize hundreds of feet...
May 4, 2000
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will host the 2nd Annual Project Impact New England retreat. Every year disasters cause the disruption of lives...
April 28, 2000
Washington, DC -- Federal disaster aid was made available today to help communities in six Maine counties recover from the effects of a series of severe spring storms that began late last month,...
April 18, 2000
Boston, MA -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the State of Maine have joined to announce an award of $72,500 in hazard mitigation funding for the Town of Thorndike, ME in Waldo...
April 7, 2000
Boston, MA -- The City of Saco, Maine hosted a Project Impact Recognition Dinner for its partners from the business, private and public sector. The...
March 24, 2000
Boston, Mass. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the State of Maine announced the release of $70,099 and $13,068 in Hazard Mitigation grants to the Town of Pembroke, ME in...
December 20, 1999
BOSTON, Mass. -- Rhode Island recently received the Outstanding State Award recognizing the State's outstanding efforts and contributions to Project Impact - Building Disaster Resistant Communities...
December 20, 1999
BOSTON, Mass. -- Pawtucket, Rhode Island, recently received the Historic Preservation Award recognizing their outstanding efforts and contributions to Project Impact - Building Disaster Resistant...
December 16, 1999
ESSEX JUNCTION, Vt. -- The one sure thing about every disaster is that it won't be the last. Vermont, in conjunction with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), is committed to the concept...
December 6, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal assistance for search and rescue was approved for Massachusetts in support of response...
December 6, 1999
ESSEX JUNCTION, Vt. -- "The billions of dollars spent on the record number of disasters over the past decade demands that Americans change the way they approach these events," said Federal...
November 30, 1999
ESSEX JUNCTION, Vt. -- While Vermont residents escaped major damage from Tropical Storm Floyd, many communities are still repairing public facilities that were damaged by heavy rains and storm winds...
November 29, 1999
ESSEX JUNCTION, Vt. -- With the signing of the Federal -State agreement between the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the State of Vermont last week, the federal government can obligate...
November 19, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal disaster aid was made available today to help communities in five Maine counties recover from the effects of Hurricane Floyd, according to the head of the Federal...
November 16, 1999
ESSEX JUNCTION, Vt. -- Last week, President Clinton made funds available to public officials in 10 counties in Vermont to help pay for actions taken to prevent or reduce long-term risk to life and...
November 12, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster aid for Vermont was made available today to help communities in 10 counties recover from...
November 3, 1999
BOSTON, Mass. -- Carrye Burley Brown, Administrator of the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) a division of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), joined Salem Town Officials, New Hampshire...
October 22, 1999
DANBURY, Conn. -- Federal, state and local officials have worked together for the past month with the shared goal of helping Connecticut recover from the high winds, heavy rains and flooding brought...

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