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September 30, 1999
As federal coordinating officer for New Jersey's recovery from Hurricane Floyd, Pete Martinasco's 12-hour days are generally full of decision making, management tasks and high-tension meetings. But...
September 30, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Three Federal/State disaster recovery centers will open Friday in Somerville, Paramus, and Wayne. Any individual, family, or business owner who suffered damage due to Tropical...
September 30, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- More New York counties are now eligible for federal disaster assistance following Tropical Storm Floyd, federal and state disaster recovery officials announced today. "Different...
September 30, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- The physical devastation that follows a flood is enormous. "As floodwaters recede, there may be even more hazards to your health," said State Coordinating Officer Lt. Edward O'...
September 30, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Hunterdon County has been added to the list of New Jersey counties eligible for federal disaster assistance following flooding from Tropical Storm Floyd, federal and state...
September 29, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Individuals, homeowners, renters and business owners who have already applied for disaster assistance in Orange, Putnam, Rockland and Westchester counties because of Tropical Storm...
September 27, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- To date, FEMA has approved disaster housing assistance grants amounting to $ 2 million for New Jersey families and individuals in the eight declared counties that suffered...
September 27, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- New Jersey residents unemployed as a result of Tropical Storm Floyd are eligible to file for federal disaster unemployment benefits, state and federal disaster recovery officials...
September 27, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- In the first eight days since President Clinton declared parts of New York major disaster areas, nearly $484,500 in disaster housing assistance has gone out to people affected by...
September 25, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Renters, homeowners, business owners or other people who were impacted by Tropical Storm Floyd in Essex County may be eligible for assistance from a variety of state, federal and...
September 24, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- In response to Gov. George E. Pataki's request, Essex County has been added to President Clinton's disaster declaration for New York State. Assistance available to governments and...
September 24, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- As people rebuild following the flooding, many victims will seek contractor services to help in the process. Most contractors are reputable, hard-working individuals. Some people...
September 23, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- In a step to help people rebuild, more than 125 Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) inspectors have hit the streets to assess damage inflicted to thousands of area homes....
September 22, 1999
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Ensuring that flood victims get into livable housing as quickly as possible is one of the top goals of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the State of New Jersey...
September 22, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Renters, homeowners, business owners or other people who were impacted by Tropical Storm Floyd in Orange, Putnam, Westchester and Rockland counties may be eligible for assistance from...
September 19, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal disaster aid has been authorized for New York to help families and businesses recover from the effects of Hurricane Floyd, according to the head of the Federal Emergency...
September 19, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal disaster aid for New Jersey was authorized today to help families and businesses recover from the effects of Hurricane Floyd, according to the head of the Federal...
September 18, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal resources and funds were made available today to support hurricane response efforts in New York State under an emergency declaration issued by President Clinton, according...
September 17, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal resources and funds were made available today to support hurricane response efforts in New Jersey under an emergency declaration issued by President Clinton, according to...
August 12, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved almost $10.4 million in federal disaster aid to pay the Puerto Rico Electrical Power Authority (PREPA) for the costs of...

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