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November 8, 2000
Kitsap County Emergency Management and the United States Geological Survey (USGS) will cosponsor a special Public Meeting from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, 30 November 2000 at the Port Orchard City Hall in...
November 6, 2000
SNOQUALMIE, Wash. -- City of Snoqualmie Mayor R. Fuzzy Fletcher has announced November 2000 as "Flood Awareness Month." Observances will include a "kick off event" on Thursday, November 9 at 3:30 p....
November 3, 2000
November 29, 2000 Westin Hotel SEATTLE, Wash., Washington A public forum highlighting some of the most recent work by the USGS and our partners on earthquake and landslide hazards issues in...
October 31, 2000
NEWPORT, Wash. -- Pend Oreille Public Utility District (PUD) No.1 received a check today for $392,214 from state and federal emergency management officials to pay for the relocation of electrical...
October 25, 2000
NEWPORT, Wash. -- Pend Oreille Public Utility District (PUD) No.1 will receive a final grant Tuesday, October 31, 2000 from state and federal emergency management officials to pay for relocating...
October 16, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- As the rainy season approaches, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials are encouraging Pacific Northwest renters and property owners to procure financial protection...
October 16, 2000
BOISE, Idaho -- October is National Fire Prevention Month, and the United States Fire Administration (USFA), a directorate of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, is asking all Americans to...
October 10, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- If the new FEMA Hazards U.S., or HAZUS Report's placement of Alaska, Oregon and Washington in the top ten states most vulnerable to earthquake damage didn't prompt residents to...
October 5, 2000
BOISE, Idaho -- State of Idaho and FEMA officials announced today that the deadline for eligible residents of counties effected by recent wildfires to apply for Disaster Unemployment Assistance has...
October 5, 2000
PORTLAND, Ore. -- The Greater Portland area (5 counties) and Portland and the Cascadia Region Earthquake Workgroup will present a forum on earthquake disaster planning at the Jones Farm Conference...
October 3, 2000
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- Next week (October 8-14) is National Fire Prevention Week, and the United States Fire Administration (USFA), a directorate of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, is asking...
October 3, 2000
SALEM, Ore. -- Next week (October 8-14) is National Fire Prevention Week, and the United States Fire Administration (USFA), a directorate of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, is asking all...
October 2, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Property owners in selected communities in Oregon, Idaho and Washington State are paying less for flood insurance, as of October 1, 2000. According to FEMA Acting Regional...
October 2, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- The University of Washington is one of five universities selected to participate in a FEMA pilot program designed to help the nation's colleges and universities mitigate future...
October 2, 2000
FAIRBANKS, Alaska -- The University of Alaska Fairbanks is one of five universities selected to participate in a FEMA pilot program designed to help the nation's colleges and universities mitigate...
September 21, 2000
The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced the findings of a national earthquake study that identifies and ranks the nation's high-risk and high-loss areas for earthquakes on Wednesday,...
September 15, 2000
BREMERTON, Wash. -- Over one hundred government, business and community leaders filled Bremerton's Admiral Theater yesterday afternoon to celebrate Kitsap County's new official status as Washington...
September 13, 2000
SALEM, Ore. -- Oregon Emergency Management Director Myra Thompson Lee today announced that Oregon is expanding its partnership in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) efforts to prevent damage...
September 13, 2000
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- Alaska Division of Emergency Services Director David Liebersbach today announced that Alaska is expanding its partnership in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) efforts to...
September 13, 2000
BOISE, Idaho -- Idaho Bureau of Disaster Services Director John Cline today announced that Idaho is expanding its partnership in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) efforts to prevent damage...

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