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January 6, 2000
Washington, DC -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) reported today that the uncontrolled Bob's Trail fire has been added to the list of state wildfires designated for federal fire...
January 5, 2000
Washington, DC -- Federal funds have been made available by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help Texas fight the uncontrolled Purgatory fire located in Comal County. FEMA Director...
October 18, 1999
CORPUS, CHRISTI, Texas -- Hurricane Bret victims in 13 South Texas counties have until 5 p.m. next Thursday (Oct. 21) to apply for disaster-recovery assistance. So far, more than 16,000 have called...
October 18, 1999
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- The two remaining Disaster Recovery Centers located in Corpus Christi and Falfurrias will close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, October 21. The centers were established in the wake of...
October 12, 1999
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- South Texans who had losses as a result of Hurricane Bret have until 5 p.m. Thursday, October 21 to register for assistance by calling the toll-free teleregistration number...
October 6, 1999
DENTON, Texas -- Hurricane Bret victims in South Texas have until 6 p.m. Thursday Oct. 21 to apply for disaster-recovery assistance. So far, more than 15,000 have called the toll-free registration...
October 1, 1999
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Beginning this weekend the Disaster Recovery Centers opened in the wake of Hurricane Bret will be closed on weekends. The hours of operation will be 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday...
September 19, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal disaster funds were authorized today to help communities in New Mexico recover from the effects of recent floods in the western part the state, according to the head of...
September 16, 1999
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Damage inspectors are now in the field visiting people who have filed applications for assistance for losses and damages from Hurricane Bret, said Federal Emergency...
September 16, 1999
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Hours of operation for the Hurricane Bret Disaster Recovery Centers will change on Monday, according to Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Texas Division of...
September 15, 1999
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Despite the severity of hurricanes sweeping the Atlantic Coast, disaster relief for Hurricane Bret will not be interrupted, report federal and state officials. "We will have...
September 11, 1999
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Texas Division of Emergency Management (Texas DEM) will open a Disaster Recovery Center in Donna, and close the center...
September 9, 1999
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Texas Division of Emergency Management (Texas DEM) will open Disaster Recovery Centers in Corpus Christi and Alice. Center...
September 9, 1999
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Checks totaling $831,593.28 in disaster housing assistance grants have been issued to victims of Hurricane Bret, state and federal officials announced today. Thus far, 911...
September 8, 1999
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Federal disaster-recovery funds are now available to help eligible individuals and businesses in Jim Hogg County recover from the effects of Hurricane Bret. This brings to 13...
September 4, 1999
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Texas Division of Emergency Management (Texas DEM) are opening a Disaster Recovery Center in each of the 12 south Texas...
September 3, 1999
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Following further inspections of damages caused by Hurricane Bret, disaster-recovery assistance in 11 South Texas counties has been expanded. Individuals in San Patricio...
September 1, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Clinton has ordered federal emergency aid for Texas because of the extreme threat to...
August 26, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The counties of Brooks, Duval, Jim Wells and Webb have been added to the list of Texas jurisdictions designated for federal assistance under President Clinton's major disaster...
August 25, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. The National Weather Service (NWS) reports the remnants of Hurricane Bret crossed the west Texas border into Mexico yesterday, but up to three inches of rain could fall today from...

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