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March 2, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash. -- For the millions of Americans who have physical, medical, sensory or cognitive disabilities, emergencies such as fires, floods and acts of terrorism may present special challenges....
March 2, 2009
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available for Washington...
March 2, 2009
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available for Oregon to...
March 2, 2009
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama's major disaster declaration issued for Washington.   Assistance...
February 28, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash.-- Officials of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Washington Emergency Management Division (WEMD) continue to urge residents in declared counties affected by the...
February 27, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Washington Emergency Management Division (WEMD) announce the closing of the remaining two Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) on...
February 27, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash.  -- Washingtonians are well aware of the dangers from flooding. To minimize damages from future flooding, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is providing disaster...
February 27, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash. -- One month remains for Washington residents affected by the January 6-16, 2009, severe winter storms, landslides, mudslides and flooding to apply for disaster assistance. The...
February 25, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash.  -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) urges any residents recovering from the effects of the recent severe winter storm, landslides, mudslides, and flooding, who have...
February 25, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash.  -- Disaster officials announced today that the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Sedro-Woolley, which is closing Thursday, Feb. 26, at 7 p.m., will be converted to a U.S. Small...
February 24, 2009
OLYMPIA -- Officials of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Washington Emergency Management Division (WEMD) are urging people affected by the January 6-16, 2009, severe winter...
February 23, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash.  -- Officials of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Washington Emergency Management Division are urging residents of the declared counties: Benton, Cowlitz, Clallam...
February 21, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash.  -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Washington Emergency Management Division (WEMD) announce the closing of the Puyallup County Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) on...
February 21, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials state that a toll-free hot line 1-866-519-7099 for legal assistance is now available for Washington state residents affected by...
February 20, 2009
OLYMPIA -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Washington Emergency Management Division (WEMD) today announced the opening of a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Skagit County at...
February 20, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash. -- Since the Presidential disaster declaration was issued on January 30, 2009 for 15 Washington counties, nearly $5.5 million in federal disaster assistance has been paid to residents...
February 19, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash. -- Did you have damage during the storms and flooding between Jan. 6 - 16, 2009? You may be eligible for disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the...
February 19, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash. -- Washington state residents who were affected by the January 6-16, 2009, winter storm, landslides, mudslides, and flooding are being urged to complete the loan application from the U...
February 18, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash. -- The severe winter storm, landslides, mudslides, and flooding of January 6-16, 2009 are an urgent reminder to Washington residents that property owners, living and doing business in...
February 17, 2009
OLYMPIA, Wash. ?-- Officials of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) urge residents in declared counties affected by the January 6-16, 2009 severe winter storm, landslides, mudslides, and...

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