U.S. Provides Emergency Transportation Funding to Florida
- Grant to give airports lift. Bennett, David // Crain's Cleveland Business;04/30/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 18, p3
Reports that six airports in Northeast Ohio will receive grants under the Wendell H. Ford Aviation Investment Reform Act for the 21st Century (AIR 21) in 2001. Financial aid for the necessary capital improvements in the airports; Program goals of the AIR 21 government initiative.
- To increase airport funding, FAA urges unified effort. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;03/24/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30357, p4
Suggests measures to increase federal funding for airports in the United States in anticipation of the large increase in spending for surface transportation programs. Unification of states and local governments; Increase in flexibility to provide alternative financing for airports; Adoption of...
- P.R. responds to Caribbean hurricane victims. Collins, John // Caribbean Business;9/21/1995, Vol. 23 Issue 38, p47
Reports on the relief response of Puerto Rico organizations to Caribbean islands hit by hurricanes Luis and Marilyn. Names of islands affected by the hurricanes; Relationship between the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.
- Stonewall 4-H helping victims of Ike. // Stonewall County Courier (Aspermont, TX);9/18/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 34, p1
The article reports on the coordination of relief effort by the Texas 4-H foundation to assist victims of Hurricane Ike in Stonewall County, Texas.
- Thanks go to the Courts. // Cabinet Maker;10/15/2004, Issue 5410, p39
Provides information on the relief goods distributed to the victims of hurricanes in Jamaica and Grenada.
- Relief hindered by devastation. Gardner, Christine J. // Christianity Today;12/07/98, Vol. 42 Issue 14, p22
Reports on Christian aid agencies' relief missions to help the victims of Hurricane Mitch in Central America. Comments from Chet Thomas, director of Proyecto Aldea Global; Damage caused by the hurricane.
- North Carolina weighs options to soak up flood relief costs. Reisman, Michael // Bond Buyer;09/30/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30737, p34
Reports that North Carolina lawmakers are considering a special legislative session to help provide relief for nearly two billion dollars of damages from Hurricane Floyd. Anticipated federal disaster relief dollars; Possibility of a debt-backed catastrophe fund.
- What happened to the aid? Jeffrey, Paul // Christian Century;02/17/99, Vol. 116 Issue 5, p172
Focuses on what happened to the aid received by Central America after the Hurricane Mitch. Manner by which the donations were distributed; Logistical problem brought by the flow of donated material.
- The long road to recovery. Roberts, Lynn H. // Latin Trade (English);Jan1999, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p4
Focuses on the rush of emergency aid to the Caribbean and Central America in the aftermath of Hurricanes Georges and Mitch. Time for rebuilding a region which has been set back at least 30 years; Importance of investments from the private sector.