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July 20, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal disaster aid was made available for Nevada today to supplement the recovery needs of flood-stricken residents and communities in Clark County, according to the head of...
July 14, 1999
San Francisco, Calif. -- The California cities of Oakland and San Leandro, along with local, state and federal agencies and organizations, are holding a day-long block party today (July 14) to...
July 8, 1999
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- December freeze disaster victims who are facing property foreclosure or eviction from their California homes have one month remaining to register for help, according to the...
July 6, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- FEMA made federal funds available on July 3 to help Nevada battle a wildfire near Carson City. The wildfire, designated the "Mira Loma" fire, broke out on 5,000 acres and at...
June 25, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- A Fire Suppression Assistance Grant was approved yesterday for a 200-acre blaze near Reno, Nev. The Lemon Valley fire is burning in heavy undergrowth, and is being pushed along by...
June 23, 1999
San Francisco, Calif. -- The North Coast Railroad Authority (NCRA) will receive between $10 million and $12 million in federal and state disaster assistance. Announcement of an agreement was made...
June 14, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- FEMA has approved a fire suppression grant for Arizona for the Rainbow Fire that is burning in the Arizona. The fire is burning in Navajo and Gila counties. As of Saturday,...
May 24, 1999
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- FEMA representatives remain available at various Disaster Service Centers to answer inquiries from people affected by last December's freeze disaster. Until further notice,...
May 14, 1999
Yuma, Ariz. -- While the El Ni?o storms last winter brought flooding to other parts of the United States, Yuma, Arizona experienced very little damage because the city had the foresight to prepare...
May 13, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- FEMA's regional office in San Francisco (Region IX) continues to work with state officials on the recovery from last December's severe freeze. As of May 10, 5,316 people have...
May 13, 1999
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- Californians who suffered damages or losses because of the severe freeze in late December may still call for disaster assistance, according to FEMA and the Governor's Office...
April 27, 1999
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- The California disaster declaration made by President Clinton on February 9 pertains only to the severe freeze of December 1998, emphasizes the Federal Emergency Management...
April 26, 1999
San Francisco, Calif. -- Volunteers will bring an early Christmas to Oakland this week as they help safeguard a dozen homes against earthquakes and fires. Today and Wednesday (April 27 and 28),...
April 26, 1999
Maui, Hawaii -- Mindful of how disasters can devastate communities, the county of Maui will join the nationwide Project Impact prevention program at the invitation of Federal Emergency Management...
April 23, 1999
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- People left jobless as a result of last December's severe freeze in eight (8) counties designated as disaster areas have until Friday, April 30 to register for federal...
April 23, 1999
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- California freeze disaster victims threatened with property foreclosure or eviction from their homes have received nearly $1.1 million in federal grants to date, according to...
April 21, 1999
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- Free legal assistance is being provided by the Young Lawyers of the California Bar Association to December freeze victims who have difficulty with disaster-related evictions...
April 21, 1999
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- A grant of more than $77,000 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will go towards helping the County of Fresno provide crisis counseling and mental health...
April 21, 1999
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- A grant of $21,098 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will go towards helping the County of Tulare provide crisis counseling and mental health services to...
April 14, 1999
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- Effective immediately, Disaster Service Centers (DSCs) providing freeze assistance will be open from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. In Kern County, DSCs in Delano...

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