- One dang thing after another. // State Legislatures;Mar97, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p9
Reports on the damaged caused by Hurricane Fran of 1996 that devastated several states in the United States wherein the Federal Emergency Management Agency provided relief assistance to those affected.
- Hurricane housing plan a first. Ruiz-Calderon, Maricelle // Caribbean Business;10/22/1998, Vol. 26 Issue 42, p37
Reports on the proposed local program to provide low-cost housing to Hurricane Georges victims in the Caribbean Area as of October 22, 1998. Involvement of the United States Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in the long-term housing program; Details on the government plan to build...
- 'Waffle House Index' offers gauge of hurricane damage. // Nation's Restaurant News;9/12/2011, Vol. 45 Issue 19, p6
The article reports on the Waffle House Index, which is used by the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in informal gauging of hurricane damage.
- Choosing your contractor. // Caribbean Business;10/15/1998, Vol. 26 Issue 41, p48
Presents information on a guide by the United States Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), on how choose a contractor to rebuild your home after the wake of 1998 Hurricane Georges. Comparison of choosing a contractor to an engineer or architect; In-dept look at the guidelines for choosing...
- Top Stories of Puerto Rico. // Caribbean Business;10/15/1998, Vol. 26 Issue 41, p61
Presents information on various issues which were top stories in the news pertaining to Puerto Rico in 1998. Seeking of a court injunction by the municipality of Carolina against a health reform; Arrival of workers from stateside electric utilities to aid in rebuilding Puerto Rico's power grid...
- Contractors know with federal disaster money comes greater scrutiny. KALTWASSER, JARED // njbiz;4/8/2013, p18
The article discusses the regulations of the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency in relation to the use of the federal disaster funds in relation to the state of New Jersey's rebuilding efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
- Dems' pledge to fully fund Road Home is applauded. O'Connor, Terry // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);8/20/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p14
The article presents information regarding the Road Home program related to Hurricane recovery and rehabilitation in Louisiana. Low initial damage estimates from the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have beset the Road Home program. Outstripping FEMA's initial estimate of 123,000,...
- Storm uncovers weakest links. Sawyer, Tom // ENR: Engineering News-Record;7/22/96, Vol. 237 Issue 4, p9
Reports that hurricane Bertha ripped off 90 percent of the United States territory's Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) roof tarps when it struck the US Virgin Islands on July 8, 1996. Factors that stretched out the tarps' tenure; Extent of damage; Declaration of the U.S. Virgin...
- FEMA Site Offers Recovery Information. // Claims;Dec2004, Vol. 52 Issue 12, p10
Presents information on a web site offered by the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency to further assist in the recovery efforts of the agency related to hurricanes in 2004. Features of the web site.