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New York Earthquake (DR-1415)

Incident period: April 20, 2002
Major Disaster Declaration declared on May 16, 2002

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June 25, 2002 - News Release

Albany, NY -- Today there was an aftershock in the AuSable Forks vicinity, the same area where an earthquake occurred on April 20th. Assistance is still available to those in the six upstate New York counties (Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Hamilton, Warren and Washington) who were affected by the April 20th earthquake and those who may have been affected by today's aftershock, according to Federal Coordinating Officer Marianne C. Jackson of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

June 14, 2002 - News Release

Albany, NY -- Federal and state disaster assistance to those affected by the April 20 Ausable Forks earthquake in six upstate New York counties (Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Hamilton, Warren and Washington counties) has reached more than $2 million, according to Federal Coordinating Officer Marianne C. Jackson of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Following is a summary of the ongoing state/federal recovery programs to date:

June 13, 2002 - News Release

Albany, NY -- As people in upstate New York begin to rebuild and repair their property after the April 20 AuSable Forks earthquake, state and federal officials are calling for residents and businesses in the area to plan ahead for the next one.

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