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July 25, 2000
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Beth A. Freeman, the disaster services coordinator for U.S. Senator Tom Harkin of Iowa, has been appointed director of Region VII for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA...
Region VII
July 25, 2000
Washington, DC -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently accepted the Texas Urban Search and Rescue Task Force 1 (TX-TF1) into the National Urban Search and Rescue System, bringing...
July 25, 2000
Washington, D.C. -- Federal funds have been made available today by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help Montana battle the uncontrolled Buck Snort fire located in Lewis and Clark...
Montana
July 25, 2000
Washington, D.C. -- Federal funds have been made available by the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help Washington State battle the uncontrolled Rocky Hull fire located in Okanogan County....
Washington
July 24, 2000
Hot weather and wind were making it difficult for firefighters to battle a blaze that was threatening homes in the Monterey County portion of the Los Padres National Forest. The fire, which began...
July 24, 2000
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Federal Emergency Management officials will conduct three National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) seminars in Iowa this week to promote flood insurance and floodplain management....
Region VII
July 21, 2000
Washington, DC -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today that President Clinton has approved the use of federal disaster funds to help local governments in New York State...
New York
July 21, 2000
San Juan, Puerto Rico - Under the motto, "We want to make our community disaster resistant," twenty youth attended the first Project Impact Summer Camp...
Region II
July 21, 2000
DENTON, Texas -- Caddo and Bossier Parishes have been selected to participate in FEMA's Comprehensive Hazmat Emergency Response - Capability Assessment Program to improve the community?s emergency...
Region VI
July 21, 2000
DENTON, Texas -- Is San Juan County ready for a chemical spill? We are about to find out. FEMA and San Juan County are preparing for a hazardous material incident exercise. Local officials have spent...
Region VI

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