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December 3, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- As many residents of flood-ravaged Kansas are learning, the Individual and Family Grant (IFG) program provides federal and state aid for individuals and families with serious...
December 2, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Douglas, Johnson, Leavenworth, and Wyandotte Counties have been designated for federal disaster assistance in two separate disasters. Damage resulting from severe storms and...
December 2, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- In light of the recent flooding in the south central Kansas area, Federal Emergency Management officials will conduct a series of National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) post-...
December 1, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- In response to Governor Bill Graves request, the counties of Johnson, Leavenworth, Marion, and Wyandotte were added to President Clinton's disaster declaration of November 5,...
December 1, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Federal and State officials announced today that the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) located in Cottonwood Falls will close Thursday, December 3. The DRC provided assistance and...
November 30, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Disaster housing assistance for residents and business owners in St. Louis City and County topped more than $1 million, according to local disaster officials. The aid is being...
November 23, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Richard Bishop, Postmaster of the Augusta, Kansas Post Office announced today that the U. S. Postal Service has resumed street delivery to the flood affected areas. Bishop added...
November 20, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Federal, state, local and voluntary agencies are working in partnership to help Kansas residents following the recent severe storms and floods. The following is a summary of...
November 19, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) teleregistration center and helpline will be closed on Thursday, November 26, to observe the Thanksgiving holiday. Disaster victims...
November 19, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- In response to Governor Bill Graves' request, Greenwood, Harper, and Saline Counties were added for Public Assistance to President Clinton's disaster declaration of November 5....
November 18, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- In the aftermath of the floods that struck Kansas, people who seek disaster assistance may find that they have also been issued a U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) loan...
November 17, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- State and federal officials will open a joint Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Cottonwood Falls, Kansas on Thursday, November 19. The DRC is located at: 226 Broadway...
November 17, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Federal, state, local and voluntary agencies are working in partnership to help St. Louis area residents following President Clinton's disaster declaration for severe storms and...
November 17, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- December 14 is the last day that disaster assistance applications can be accepted for the October storms and flooding in Missouri and Kansas, according to federal and state...
November 16, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Just 11 days after President Clinton declared Kansas a federal disaster area, more than $1.5 million in disaster housing assistance has been paid to victims of the severe storms...
November 14, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Federal, state, local and voluntary agencies are working in partnership to help St. Louis area residents following President Clinton's disaster declaration for severe storms and...
November 14, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Federal, state, local and voluntary agencies are working in partnership to help Missouri and Kansas residents following President Clinton's disaster declarations in both states...
November 13, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- As part of the effort to help residents of St. Louis city and county recover from the severe July storms and flooding, the Individual and Family Grant (IFG) program has been...
November 12, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- State and federal disaster recovery officials advise Kansas residents to be extremely careful when hiring contractors to clean and repair disaster damage to their homes and...
November 11, 1998
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) toll-free registration line, established for those who were affected by the severe October storms and flooding, has changed its...

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