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Capitola, flood, storm, river, mud

ConsumerWatch: Storm Brewing Over New Flood Maps

The federal government’s flood maps are getting a makeover and some homeowners don’t like what they see.

KPIX 5–06/08/2011

Capitola, flood, storm, river, mud

Capitola Still Waits On Disaster Relief From Storms

Capitola has not yet received disaster relief following those large storms in March that led to flash floods. Damage following the March floods is estimated at $17 million, AND Capitola’s emergency reserves are gone following flood repairs.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/01/2011

A charred car sits in the driveway of a home that was destroyed by fire following a deadly gas main explosion on September 13, 2010 in San Bruno. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

7th Person Accused Of Posing As San Bruno Blast Victim

A seventh person has been charged with posing as a victim of the San Bruno pipeline explosion to claim disaster aid.

CBS San Francisco–11/04/2010

A chimney is all that remains at a burned home near the epicenter of the gas line explosion that devastated a neighborhood in San Bruno. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

State Appeals FEMA’s Denial Of San Bruno Disaster Funds

California’s governor is appealing a federal decision to deny disaster funds to the city of San Bruno and the state for last month’s fatal gas pipeline explosion.

CBS San Francisco–10/07/2010

San Bruno Explosion Cleanup

Denied By FEMA, San Bruno Declares Local Emergency

The San Bruno City Council has adopted a resolution continuing a declaration of local emergency, even as FEMA has denied a federal major disaster declaration.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/06/2010

A chimney is all that remains at a burned home near the epicenter of the gas line explosion that devastated a neighborhood in San Bruno. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Officials To Appeal For More San Bruno FEMA Aid

State and local officials are appealing a decision by the Federal Emergency Management Agency to deny additional funds to help California and the city of San Bruno pay for ongoing efforts to repair and reconstruct a neighborhood struck by a PG&E gas pipeline explosion.

CBS San Francisco–09/29/2010

President Obama Declares Emergency Ahead of Earl

WASHINGTON (AP) _ President Barack Obama says an emergency exists in North Carolina and has ordered federal agencies to help state and local officials with handling any problems caused by Hurricane Earl.

09/01/2010

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