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April 20, 2001
Olympia, WA -- Federal and state agencies have approved $42.6 million in aid to help Washington residents and businesses following the Nisqually earthquake.The following are highlights of the ongoing...
April 20, 2001
Olympia, WA -- Residents who live or work in Cowlitz, Island, Jefferson, Pacific, Skagit, Skamania, Wahkiakum andYakima counties and are unemployed as a result of the Nisqually Earthquake have until...
April 19, 2001
Seattle, WA -- As the May 2, 2001 deadline approaches, FEMA and the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) report less than 250 completed applications have been received from fire departments across the...
April 19, 2001
Olympia, WA -- The neat little white house still sits on a Poulsbo hill and does not look its 89 years. It looks the same as it did before the February 28 earthquake that shook the Puget Sound area...
April 17, 2001
Olympia, WA, April 18, 2001 -- The 4th Street Bridge was severely damaged during the February earthquake. A temporary bridge is being built to take traffic over the river while a new, permanent...
April 17, 2001
Olympia, WA, April 17, 2001 -- FEMA Director Joe M. Allbaugh greets a FEMA staffer at the Disaster Field Office that has been assisting victims of the February 28th earthquake. FEMA News Photo....
April 17, 2001
Olympia, WA -- FEMA Director Joe M. Allbaugh announced today the addition of four more counties for Public Assistance (PA) funds as a result of the 6.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Washington on...
April 17, 2001
Olympia, WA -- Joe M. Allbaugh, the director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), announced today that the deadline for individuals and business owners to register for federal and...
April 12, 2001
Olympia, WA -- Owners of homes and business buildings damaged by the February 28 Nisqually earthquake should not wait for an inspection before registering for help from the Federal Emergency...
April 10, 2001
Olympia, WA -- Since 1966, nearly 73,000 structures, sites and districts throughout the country have been listed in the National Register of Historic Places. People like historic buildings to live in...
April 9, 2001
Olympia, WA -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Mitigation Division brings its traveling demonstration of earthquake repairs, preparedness and mitigation to Lakewood Saturday and...
April 9, 2001
Olympia, WA -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Mitigation Division brings its traveling demonstration of earthquake repairs, preparedness and mitigation to Auburn Saturday and Sunday...
April 9, 2001
Seattle, WA -- The Seattle Federal Executive Board and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region 10 will host an Earthquake Preparedness and Recovery Road Show Wednesday, April 18 from 11...
April 6, 2001
Olympia, WA -- Estimates to repair or restore damages caused by the Nisqually Earthquake to public entities will top $200 million. Initially more than 600 public buildings along with certain bridges...
April 6, 2001
Olympia, WA -- What: "This Strong House: The Nuts and Bolts of Strengthening" A free workshop, sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), demonstrates practical ways to rebuild...
April 6, 2001
Olympia, WA -- Federal and state agencies have approved $28.5 million in aid to help Washington residents and businesses following the Nisqually earthquake. The following is a summary of ongoing...
April 5, 2001
Olympia, WA -- The most frequent questions asked by residents impacted by the Nisqually Earthquake are as follows: Q: How do I register for FEMA assistance? A: Call the toll-free number at 1-800-...
April 5, 2001
Olympia, WA -- At the far opposite end of the earthquake damage list from bridges, viaducts and buildings are vulnerable and often elderly people. On a personal level, their needs are as important...
April 5, 2001
Seattle, WA -- The U.S. Fire Administration is implementing a new $100 million Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program to enhance local and tribal nation fire department capabilities to protect the...
April 2, 2001
Olympia, WA -- In the month since a federal disaster was declared on March 1 for the February 28th Nisqually Earthquake much progress has been made toward recovery. The Federal Emergency...

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