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April 10, 2000
Washington, DC -- Federal disaster funds were made available today for the District of Columbia to supplement government response efforts for the severe winter storm that hit the area earlier this...
April 10, 2000
Washington, DC -- Federal disaster funds were made available today for Maryland to supplement state and local response efforts for the severe winter storm that hit the state earlier this year,...
April 3, 2000
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- Time is running short for West Virginia flood victims to file for federal tax relief. The relief is for victims living in the 25 counties, which were federally declared...
March 31, 2000
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- Friday, April 28, will be the last day for West Virginians to apply for state and federal disaster recovery assistance, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (...
March 30, 2000
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- Flood disasters have struck West Virginia six times in the last four-and-a-half years. Therefore, it makes sense to take steps now to protect lives and property before the next...
March 29, 2000
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- Hyndman Borough, Bedford County, will receive funding for a $431,350 hazard-mitigation project to reduce the risk of flooding. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has...
March 29, 2000
CHARLESTON, Pa. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) teleregistration operation will be shortened beginning this weekend. FEMA's telephone registration system will now operate 8 a.m....
March 29, 2000
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- Northampton Township, Bucks County, will receive funding for a $570,520 hazard-mitigation project to reduce the risk of flooding. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)...
March 29, 2000
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency's teleregistration operation will be shortened beginning this weekend. FEMA's telephone registration system will now operate Monday...
March 28, 2000
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- Wyoming County will receive funding for a $15,277 hazard-mitigation project to reduce the risk of flooding. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved the...
March 28, 2000
RICHMOND, Va. -- The city of Danville and Arlington County have been added to the 92 counties and 15 cities made eligible for federal disaster assistance following two severe winter storms. On Jan....
March 28, 2000
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The City of Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia, will receive funding for a $671,622 hazard mitigation project to reduce the risk of flooding. The Federal Emergency...
March 24, 2000
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The City of Virginia Beach, Virginia, will receive funding for hazard-mitigation projects totaling $966,000 to reduce the risk of potential wind damage to a fire station and...
March 24, 2000
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The County of York, Virginia, will receive funding for a $7,762 hazard-mitigation project to reduce the risk of potential wind damage. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (...
March 24, 2000
CHARLESTON, Pa. -- More than $2.2 million in federal and state disaster assistance has been approved to date for West Virginians, according to state and federal disaster officials. The aid is being...
March 24, 2000
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The City of Norfolk, Virginia, will receive funding for a $120,000 hazard-mitigation project to reduce the risk of potential wind damage. The Federal Emergency Management Agency...
March 24, 2000
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- More than $2.2 million in federal and state disaster assistance has been approved to date for West Virginians, according to state and federal disaster officials. The aid is...
March 23, 2000
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- West Virginia residents living within the 25 counties declared eligible for individual assistance should take care when hiring contractors to repair damages from the flooding,...
March 23, 2000
The City of Virginia Beach, the Commonwealth of Virginia, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and local corporate and nonprofit partners signed an agreement Thursday, March 23 to create a...
March 22, 2000
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- People and individuals who are unemployed because of the heavy rains, landslides and flooding in February must apply for federal Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) by Monday...

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