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November 23, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal disaster aid for the U.S. Virgin Islands was authorized today to help families and businesses recover from the effects of Hurricane Lenny, according to the head of the...
November 23, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- As New Jersey recovers from damages suffered in Hurricane Floyd, disaster recovery officials are encouraging businesses to limit future losses by incorporating prevention measures...
November 17, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) reported today that federal disaster resources have been available to support immediate relief efforts in Puerto Rico...
November 17, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Operating hours for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) toll free registration line and the disaster information Helpline are changing as of Monday, November 22....
November 17, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- When President Clinton signed the federal disaster declaration on September 18, 1999, residents of New Jersey were still reeling from what has been described as the worst...
November 15, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- The hours of operation will be changing for the Federal Emergency Management Agency?s toll-free teleregistration and Helpline numbers. Beginning Monday, November 22, 1999,...
November 15, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Disaster Recovery Center in Somerville and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)...
November 12, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- The deadline for New Yorkers to apply for federal/state assistance in the wake of Tropical Storm Floyd has been extended to December 17. Officials of the Federal Emergency Management...
November 11, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Federal disaster assistance for Hunterdon County, funding a portion of the repair, restoration and replacement of public facilities damaged in the wake of Hurricane Floyd, has...
November 9, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- The deadline to register for disaster recovery assistance has been extended to Friday, Dec. 17 for those who suffered losses in New Jersey due to the effects of Hurricane Floyd....
October 28, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Nassau and Suffolk counties are now are eligible to apply for state and federal disaster assistance to help pay for debris and emergency protective services and to help repair or...
October 22, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Three FEMA/New York State Disaster Recovery Centers, which have been bringing face-to-face information to victims of Tropical Storm Floyd in Rockland, Putnam and Westchester counties...
October 19, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Residents of New York State who have not yet applied for federal disaster assistance have only four more weeks to apply. Wednesday, November 17, is the last day to file applications...
October 19, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Two Disaster Recovery Centers will open Thursday for three days to help victims of Tropical Storm Floyd, state and federal emergency officials said today. In Westchester County, a...
October 19, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Two Disaster Recovery Centers will open Thursday for three days to help victims of Tropical Storm Floyd, state and federal emergency officials said today. In Westchester County, a...
October 16, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- The Yorktown Central School District has been sent a first payment of $120,375 for emergency repair of flood damages caused by Tropical Storm Floyd, the Federal Emergency Management...
October 14, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- With winter just around a bend in the calendar, homeowners who were hammered by Tropical Storm Floyd should make sure their home heating systems are restored to good working order,...
October 13, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Two more Disaster Recovery Centers will open Thursday for three days to assist victims of Tropical Storm Floyd, state and federal emergency officials said today. In Clarkstown,...
October 13, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Federal, state, local and voluntary agencies are working in partnership to help residents of Albany, Dutchess, Essex, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Schenectady, Ulster...
October 9, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Cleaning up a storm-ravaged home - one of the first steps toward recovery - can be a difficult and disheartening task. It can also be dangerous. Homeowners could be at risk for a...

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