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May 11, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The City of Tulsa, Oklahoma and its Project Impact partners are very actively helping FEMA showcase the new FEMA Tornado Safe Room technology. FEMA worked with the College of...
May 11, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- "Safe rooms" are anchored and armored small closets or other enclosures that can shelter 6-8 people safely during tornadoes, wind storms, or other emergencies. Here is...
May 11, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal, state and local officials are responding to the disasters in Oklahoma Kansas, and Texas. Only two people are still missing, both in Oklahoma, and no additional storm-...
May 11, 1999
WICHITA, Kan. -- In the first week that residents of Sedgwick County have been eligible for state and federal disaster aid, more than $133,000 in Disaster Housing Assistance has been paid to...
Kansas
May 11, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has issued over 5,500 disaster loan applications to victims of deadly tornadoes that ravaged communities in Oklahoma and Kansas last...
Kansas
May 11, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Officials from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are warning property owners whose homes were damaged in the recent storms that contractors who represent themselves as Corps of...
Oklahoma
May 11, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Texas Division of Emergency Management will open a Disaster Recovery Center in DeKalb for victims of the recent severe...
Texas
May 11, 1999
WICHITA, Kan. -- State and federal officials have established a joint federal/state Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Wichita, Kansas. The DRC is located at: 2561-20 South Seneca St. Wichita, Kansas...
Kansas
May 11, 1999
WICHITA, Kan. -- State and federal disaster recovery officials advise Kansans to be extremely careful when hiring contractors to clean and repair disaster damage or remove disaster debris. Some scam...
Kansas
May 11, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Officials with the state of Oklahoma, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development are working together to find...
Oklahoma

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