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December 12, 2000
Oklahoma City, OK -- The Apache Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will close at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 14. It will continue to serve homeowners, renters and business owners on Wednesday and Thursday...
December 12, 2000
Oklahoma City, OK -- State and federal disaster recovery officials will open a Disaster Recovery Center in Edmond on Friday and Saturday (December 15 - 16) to serve homeowners, renters and business...
December 8, 2000
Oklahoma City, OK -- Oklahoma County has been added to the list of counties included in the disaster declaration issued by President Clinton on November 27. The declaration, sought by Governor...
December 8, 2000
Oklahoma City, OK -- Jackson County has been added to the list of counties included in the disaster declaration issued by President Clinton on November 27. The declaration, sought by Governor...
December 8, 2000
Disaster Assistance Passes Half a Million Dollar Mark In less than 10 days since President Clinton issued a major disaster declaration for Oklahoma, $612,000 in grants and low interest loans has...
December 6, 2000
Oklahoma City, OK -- State and federal disaster recovery officials will open a Disaster Recovery Center in Ardmore on Friday and Saturday (December 8-9) to serve homeowners, renters and business...
December 5, 2000
Oklahoma City, OK -- The process of applying for state and federal disaster assistance for debris removal, emergency protective measures and the repair, restoration and replacement of public...
December 4, 2000
Oklahoma City, OK -- Federal and State disaster assistance is now expanded in Carter, Comanche and Tillman Counties to include homeowners, renters and business owners. Residents may now apply for...
December 4, 2000
More than 100 apply for disaster assistance In less than a week since President Clinton issued a major disaster declaration for Oklahoma, more than 100 residents have applied for disaster assistance...
November 30, 2000
Oklahoma City, OK -- State and federal disaster recovery agencies will open a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Apache at 9 a.m. on Friday, December 1, to serve homeowners, renters and business...
November 28, 2000
LUBBOCK, Texas -- Lubbock, Texas formally joined the disaster-resistant efforts of the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Project Impact: Building Disaster Resistant Communities, a...
November 28, 2000
LUBBOCK, Texas -- FEMA, the National Flood Insurance Program and the City of Lubbock are hosting the Texas Flood Forum on December 7, 2000 at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center. The Texas Flood Forum...
November 27, 2000
Washington, DC -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today that federal disaster aid has been made available for Oklahoma to help families and communities recover from the...
November 1, 2000
Traveling with a group of Emergency Management professionals from the United States, Region VI staff members David Passey and Dennis Lee recently returned from an international visit to Nicaragua...
October 25, 2000
DENTON, Texas -- Kemah is the first Texas community to obtain a Class 5 rating from the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) under the Community Rating System (CRS) Program. That means a 25...
October 20, 2000
Scene of CHER-CAP exercise scene in Gravette, AR. FEMA News PhotoScene of CHER-CAP exercise scene in Gravette, AR. FEMA News Photo After months of planning, training and exercising...
October 17, 2000
The two-day exercise Wednesday and Thursday, October 18-19 will help emergency planners determine the strengths of their operational plans. "State and federal agencies regulate nuclear energy plants...
October 6, 2000
DENTON, Texas -- Is Benton County ready for a chemical spill? We are about to find out. FEMA (the Federal Emergency Management Agency), the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management and Benton...
October 4, 2000
Washington, D.C. -- The uncontrolled Quail Run fire located in Parker County has been added to the list of Texas blazes designated for federal firefighting funds by the Federal Emergency Management...
September 29, 2000
On September 20th Emergency Response Teams in Caddo and Bossier Parishes added another dimension to FEMA's CHER-CAP exercise program. The CHER-CAP (Comprehensive Hazmat Emergency Response-...

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