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  1. Lowndes supes seek state permission to pay storm billRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Commercial Dispatch

    Lowndes County supervisors approved a resolution during their regular meeting Monday requesting the state's permission to pay the last of the county's debris clean-up expenses from an April 2014 storm. By a unanimous vote, supervisors sent a request for legislative approval for the county to pay Columbia-based Looks Great Services a total of $3,099 for debris it collected from residents of two private roads -- Susan and Bolton drives -- in the aftermath of a storm that caused tornado damage.

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  2. Cold to linger in McHenry County; wind chill, drifting snow possible TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Northwest Herald

    Residents will need to bundle up for the rest of the week as bitterly cold temperatures are expected to stay in place, the National Weather Service said. McHenry County was under a winter weather advisory Monday night, as 2 to 4 inches of snow was expected to fall in the area.

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  3. Home of the Day: Ocean-Front EstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Business Journal

    ... of Mexico! House offers ample outdoor space, faces 300'-wide accreting beach, with >200' dune setback. Built to exceed FEMA hurricane requirements and designed by award-winning Kent&Kent Architects.

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  4. Cold temperatures expected to stay in place rest of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Northwest Herald

    Residents will need to continue to bundle up for the rest of the week as bitterly cold temperatures are expected to stay in place, the National Weather Service said. McHenry County was under a winter weather advisory Monday night, as 2 to 4 inches of snow was expected to fall in the area.

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  5. American in Argentina seeks asylum to avoid extraditionRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | WTOV9

    The lawyer for an American who fled Colorado and started a new life in Argentina says his client is being politically persecuted and is appealing for asylum in hopes of avoiding extradition to the U.S. to face murder charges. The Argentine Supreme Court ruled last month that Kurt Sonnenfeld, who moved to Argentina in 2003 after being charged with killing his wife, could be extradited.

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  6. a Aecom venture lands FEMA contract with $600 million ceilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Business Journal

    A joint venture led by engineering design company Aecom Technology Corp. has been awarded a contract with a ceiling of $600 million from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA. The indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract is expected to yield between $100 and $300 million over the life of the contract, Los Angeles-based Aecom said.

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  7. The Mobile Wave Still Looks Like a Trickle in GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Government Executive

    ... design, building a website so it operates the same on desktops and mobile platforms alike. Taking a different tack, FEMA and the National Weather Service created separate mobile versions of their main websites. FEMA also created a mobile-optimized ...

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  8. a Resolve to be Readya in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Bureau County Republican

    ... is a new program the organization plans to introduce in 2015. Campbell explained the program was created years ago by FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) in order to train citizens on basic emergency preparedness and response needs. ...

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  9. Argentina high court approves extradition of US fugitiveRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Jurist

    ... of a US fugitive wanted for a 2002 murder in Colorado. Kurt Sonnenfeld, a former Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) cameraman and 9/11 conspiracy theorist, fled [AP report] to Argentina in 2003 after Denver prosecutors charged him with ...

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  10. AECOM joint venture awarded $600 million FEMA contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | CE News

    ... with a ceiling of $600 million from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract is expected to yield between $100 and $300 million over the life of the ...

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  11. Lewes updates flood plain regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Cape Gazette

    ... said the 18-inch requirement will not have major effects. Much of Lewes' base flood level will drop 1 foot according to FEMA's newest maps, he said, so the change in most cases will only be 6 inches. Another major change is the inclusion in any ...

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  12. $781,000 suit settled with Huntington tree-trimming firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Newsday

    Trucks with the Looks Great Services logo are parked in a lot in Huntington on April 1, 2013. Photo Credit: Newsday / Ed Betz The Town of Huntington has agreed to pay $781,000 to settle a lawsuit with Looks Great Services Inc., a Huntington-based tree-trimming firm, which sued the town over withheld payments for work done in the aftermath of superstorm Sandy.

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  13. Fairfield sets new goals to expand affordable housing unitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    The town's Affordable Housing Committee has finished its update of a 1988 housing plan and its new report, "Diversifying Fairfield's Housing Portfolio," includes ambitious proposals. The Board of Selectmen recently received a presentation on the new plan, but took no vote on the plan.

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  14. K-Beach flooding area sees slow progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    Clarion file photo Paul Vass and Julie Wendt drive down Bore Tide Drive during an October 2013 tour of the Kalifornsky area subdivision in which they live and raise livestock on a small farm. The couple suffered and estimated $30,000 in damage to their livestock and home during the month's long groundwater-flooding event that peaked from weekend rains Photo by Dan Balmer/Peninsula Clarion A frozen creek inbetween Eider Drive and Chine Circle off the Kalifornsky Beach Road on Dec. 19, 2014.

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  15. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Dec 25, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... bolt from the blue, as with the tsunami that hit Banda Aceh, Indonesia, two year's ago. This time, I'm angry because FEMA and other government agencies using tax dollars will rebuild these homes and the infrastructure of Galveston. Or maybe they ...

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  16. Whitehorse Trail rebuild project delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | HeraldNet

    The timeline for rebuilding a stretch of the Whitehorse Trail wiped out by the deadly mudslide that tore through this community in March has been pushed back a year. Officials need additional time for planning and permitting.

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  17. Indiana seeks help lowering flood insurance costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | The Republic

    State Department of Homeland Security spokesman John Erickson tells The Times of Munster that officials have been in contact with the company used by the Federal Emergency Management Agency to review requests to join the Community Rating System discount program. Discounts on premiums are expected to become more important as the federal government begins to raise rates to better reflect the actual cost for providing insurance.

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  18. 26th MEU continues Hurricane Sandy relief effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2012 | Jacksonville Daily News

    With no end in sight, the Marines and sailors of the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit are staying dedicated to helping those affected by Hurricane Sandy for as long as it takes.

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  19. FEMA Housing Mission Sees Continued ProgressRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    As 2014 comes to an end, the temporary housing program managed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency in the aftermath of the September 2013 foods continues to assist Colorado families while helping them secure permanent housing. There are 13 households in Boulder, Weld and Larimer counties still residing in FEMA-provided manufactured housing units, with the program scheduled to be completed by mid-March.

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  20. Lamorinda Briefs, Dec. 26 -- Lamorinda Home Expo; Glazer is Orinda's mayor for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Registration for Lamorinda's CERT. training program in 2015 is now open, with the first class set to take place on Tues., Jan. 13. CERT.

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