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September 30, 1999
Seattle, Wash. -- November traditionally heralds the onslaught of the rainy season here in the Pacific Northwest. November unleashed some of this century's worst recorded flooding in Western...
September 29, 1999
Mount Vernon, Wash. -- The City of Mount Vernon will unveil new signage and additional parkland on Tuesday, October 5, 1999 at 11:30 a.m. at Edgewater Park, 600 Behrens-Millett Road, Mount Vernon....
September 28, 1999
Kamiah, Idaho-- Two years ago, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Director James Lee Witt introduced "Project Impact: Building Disaster Resistant Communities," a new initiative designed to...
September 28, 1999
The Seattle Federal Executive Board (SFEB) Associates Program hosted a special Small Business Damage Prevention Focus Group on Tuesday, September 28, 1999 at the Valley Medical Center in Renton,...
September 28, 1999
Olympia, September 28, 1999 -- The first in a series of four Y2K informational video tapes, narrated by well known Seattle television journalist Barry Mitzman, is now available through over 300...
September 23, 1999
Kamiah, Idaho -- On Wednesday, September 29, 1999 Mayor Bob Olive and an extensive partnership of local businesses, tribal officials and government agencies will meet in the Kamiah Elementary School...
September 23, 1999
Richland, Wash. -- Residents and businesses in the southern portion of Benton County will begin receiving their emergency notification radios in September. The Tone Alert Radios (TARs) are being...
September 18, 1999
Seattle, Wash. -- Recently downgraded to a tropical storm, and soon expected to be off the screens entirely, Hurricane Floyd's residual weather effects continue to plague the East Coast with flooding...
September 15, 1999
Portland, Ore. -- On Monday, September 13, 1999, FEMA Regional Director David L. de Courcy and a host of local government, community, business and nonprofit agency representatives met at Multnomah...
August 30, 1999
Seattle, Wash. -- September is "Weather Radio Awareness Month" in Washington State - an opportunity for emergency managers at all levels to promote NOAA weather radios as an integral item in all...
August 26, 1999
Salem, Ore. -- This month the National Interagency Fire Coordination Center (NIFC) reported over 60,200 wildfires to-date for 1999. Of the over 2.73 million acres burned, more than 1.15 million...
August 21, 1999
Seattle, Wash. -- With death tolls topping 10,000, tens of thousands injured and thousands still unaccounted for, Turkey's 7.4 earthquake continues to draw relief workers from across the world. But...
August 11, 1999
The Old Boise Train Depot overlooking downtown Boise and the Idaho State Capitol was the scene of Boise's Project Impact signing ceremony on July 29. Mayor Brent Coles welcomed Michael J. Armstrong,...
July 27, 1999
Vancouver, Wash. -- The Washington State Year 2000 Office will today release their latest Year 2000 Readiness Report at the Port of Vancouver's Terminal 4 waterfront area, during a joint activity...
July 27, 1999
Amid blue skies and soaring temperatures, the Partners of Walla Walla County's Project Impact Initiative met to celebrate the efforts of making the County more disaster resistant. The celebration...
July 23, 1999
Walla Walla -- On Wednesday, July 28, Walla Walla County Board of Commissioners Chair Pam Ray will host FEMA Director of Mitigation Mike Armstrong, and an extensive partnership of local businesses,...
July 23, 1999
Boise, Idaho -- On Thursday, July 29, Mayor Brent Coles will welcome an extensive partnership of local businesses, universities and government agencies to kick off Boise's Project Impact: building a...
July 22, 1999
Boise, Idaho -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency, working with the Idaho Bureau of Disaster Services (BDS), is providing Kootenai and Shoshone Counties in Idaho roughly one million dollars to...
July 21, 1999
Seattle, Wash. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency has issued a request for proposals for a contract to distribute Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program (CSEPP) Tone-Alert Radios (...
July 20, 1999
Walla Walla County Project Impact has announced plans for a celebration to honor its public and private partners for July 28 in Walla Walla. Mr. Michael Armstrong, the Federal Emergency Management...

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