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May 15, 2003
Washington, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has declared a major disaster for Illinois, opening the way for...
April 14, 2003
Chillicothe, OH -- Less than one month remains for Ohio residents affected by the destructive winter weather events that began February 14 to register for disaster assistance, according to officials...
April 10, 2003
Chillicothe, OH -- Ross County has been declared eligible for disaster assistance to help local governments impacted by February's severe winter storm, according to Federal Emergency Management...
April 10, 2003
Chillicothe, OH -- To date, $2,082,417 in grants and low-interest disaster loans has been approved for Ohioans since President Bush's disaster declaration of March 14. Federal, state, local and...
April 7, 2003
Chillicothe, OH -- Victims of February's winter storm who receive a loan application from the U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) should take the time to fill it out - even if they don't want a...
April 7, 2003
Chillicothe, OH -- Disaster assistance for Preble County has been made available to help local governments impacted by February's severe winter storm, the head of the Federal Emergency Management...
April 4, 2003
Brian Quirke, Public Affairs Officer from the Department of Energy, briefs attendees at the Public Affairs Workshop. FEMA photo...
April 4, 2003
Chillicothe, OH -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Ohio Emergency Management Agency (Ohio EMA) have a system in place to identify the very small percentage of applicants who try to...
April 3, 2003
Chillicothe, OH -- In just over two weeks since Ohio was declared a major disaster area on March 14, $1,147,560 in grants and low-interest loans has been approved for victims of the severe winter...
April 1, 2003
Chillicothe, OH -- Disaster assistance has been made available in two additional Ohio counties to help homeowners, renters and business owners recover from the effects of the recent severe winter...
March 31, 2003
In the recent severe winter storm in southern Ohio, thousands of trees cracked under the weight of ice and snow, creating a devastating scene of fallen trees and damaged houses. As part of the...
March 24, 2003
Chillicothe, OH -- Millions of trees in southern Ohio were harmed as a result of a February ice storm that hit southern Ohio, causing many to fall into residences and inflict major damage to homes...
March 21, 2003
Chillicothe, OH -- In less than one week since southern Ohio was declared a major disaster area, $418,620 in disaster recovery grants and disaster loans has been approved for victims of the severe...
March 20, 2003
Chillicothe, OH - If you were affected by the severe winter storms beginning February 14, be aware that some unscrupulous contractors may try to take advantage of you. "If you have...
March 19, 2003
"At this time in the recovery process, people are beginning to think about putting their lives back together," FEMA's Federal Coordinating Officer Ron Sherman said. "Right now people want information...
March 18, 2003
Chillicothe, OH -- Residents of southern Ohio who suffered damages from the severe winter storm, and have registered for disaster assistance, can expect a visit from one or more inspectors to look at...
March 17, 2003
Chillicothe, OH -- A toll-free application telephone number is now operational for those who suffered property damage or loss in the declared counties affected by the severe winter storms beginning...
March 14, 2003
Washington, D.C. -- Federal disaster aid was made available today for Ohio to help people and communities recover from the effects of a severe winter storm and record snowfall that struck the...
February 20, 2003
Mike Brown, Under Secretary Nominee of the Department of Homeland Security, visited Chicago Wednesday to introduce the new "Be Ready" campaign and meet with Emergency...
December 18, 2002
Columbus, OH -- One month after Ohio was declared a major disaster area for tornadoes and severe storms, disaster recovery grants and low-interest disaster loans to help those affected have reached $...

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