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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
OLYMPIA, Wash. -- Washington Emergency Management Director Glen Woodbury today announced that Washington State is expanding its partnership in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) efforts to...
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
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
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...
September 12, 2000
Goal: Have Weather Radios Become as Common as Smoke Alarms in Homes and Businesses Throughout the State to Help Save Lives and Property from Natural and Man-Made Hazards Weather Radio Features Is an...
September 11, 2000
BREMERTON, Wash. -- FEMA Acting Regional Director Tammy Doherty will join Kitsap County Commissioners Chris Endresen and Charlotte Garrido, Bremerton Mayor Lynn Horton and a host of government,...
September 8, 2000
RICHLAND, Wash. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will conduct a full-participation Emergency Response Exercise of the Columbia Generating Station (formerly known as Washington...
September 7, 2000
BOISE, Idaho -- Teams from the state of Idaho, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration will be touring areas of Idaho on Friday to conduct preliminary...
September 5, 2000
BOISE, Idaho -- In response to the recent federally-declared disaster, state and federal officials worked throughout the weekend to begin the process of helping Idaho residents and businesses who...
September 5, 2000
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today authorized the use of federal funds to help Washington State battle the uncontrolled Mule Dry fire burning in the counties of...
September 1, 2000
Washington, DC -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster aid has been made available for Idaho to help families and businesses recover from...
August 24, 2000
A joint Pierce-King county study aimed at preventing Tacoma-SEATTLE, Wash. transportation corridor earthquake damage has been selected for national and state awards. The Pierce-King County Project...

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