Region IV News

Main Content
December 9, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- The North Carolina Emergency Management Division is helping communities reduce the impact of disasters through its Hazard Mitigation Planning Initiative (HMPI). This effort will help...
December 8, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Duplin County Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Wallace will close at noon on Saturday, December 11. Disaster officials said declining attendance did not warrant keeping the...
December 6, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Mother Nature has given warnings of an urgent need for North Carolina to batten down and build "up," state and federal officials say. Eric Tolbert, director of the state Emergency...
December 6, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Life will be different during the holidays this year for an estimated 2,000 North Carolina families left homeless by Hurricane Floyd and now living temporarily in a travel trailer or...
December 4, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- With ten days remaining for victims of Hurricanes Floyd and Irene to register for assistance, state and federal recovery programs have provided more than $630 million to disaster...
December 4, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) specialists will staff information centers at the Lowe's Home Improvement Warehouses in Jacksonville and Wilmington next week to...
December 3, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Ten days remain for North Carolina's hurricane disaster victims to register for federal and state assistance to help them recover from their losses. The deadline, which has been...
December 3, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Specially equipped mobile information centers designed to provide the public with the knowledge to rebuild their hurricane-damaged homes to be more disaster resistant will tour...
December 2, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Five federal/state disaster recovery centers (DRCs) and three mobile units that have been answering questions and providing disaster recovery information to hurricane victims will...
December 1, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- North Carolina property owners who are rebuilding properties damaged by Hurricane Floyd are being urged to take steps in reconstruction to minimize the potential for damage in future...
November 30, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Because of Hurricane Floyd, North Carolina is due to receive millions of dollars from the federal government to spend on acquisition of primary residences to reduce costly damage of...
November 26, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) specialists will set up information centers at the Lowe's Home Improvement Warehouses in Rocky Mount and Washington next week to...
November 26, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Federal and state assistance to victims of Hurricane Floyd has topped the half-billion-dollar mark in money coming into the state through federal programs with less than three weeks...
November 26, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- People who lost their homes to Hurricane Floyd and were assigned travel trailers as temporary housing are being asked to notify the state housing officer if they are not living in...
November 23, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Thanksgiving holiday will be observed by Federal Emergency Management Agency disaster recovery employees on Thursday, Nov. 25. Disaster recovery centers, the FEMA help and...
November 23, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- State and local governments and private nonprofit agencies in North Carolina are seeking more than $79 million in federal assistance to help them recover from the costly damage...
November 23, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal funds were made available today by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help Kentucky battle an outbreak of uncontrolled wildfires located in the counties of...
November 22, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Ten communities in eastern North Carolina's flood disaster area will be visited by mobile demonstration vans Nov. 30 through Dec. 5 to offer tips on rebuilding damaged homes and...
November 19, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- With the disaster assistance application deadline of Dec. 14 nearing, North Carolina this week may top the half-billion-dollar mark in money flowing in through federal programs. The...
November 19, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- A specially equipped Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) mobile information center continues touring disaster-hit counties to show business and homeowners rebuilding methods...

Pages

Back to Top