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Cook Inlet fishermen to receive $4.6 million in direct aid payments

...moment we learned that Alaska would receive fishery disaster relief funds, our first priority has been to get those dollars...impacted fishermen will receive their applications for disaster relief funds in the mail.Pacific States Executive Director...
Parnell asks for $24.5 million supplemental budget

...storms that struck Southcentral and Interior Alaska last September depleted the available general funds in the state disaster relief fund. The $3.4 million is to put money back in the fund, noting that spring floods have traditionally been eligible...
Mayor asks for disaster funds

Mayor John Williams has asked the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly to replenish an empty disaster relief fund with a $200,000 appropriation, thus making money available to repair damages caused by the February ice jams on the Kenai River...
Ballot measure to cap tax break moving along

...undercarriage for the Komatsu Dozer at the Central Peninsula Landfill; ยท approved appropriating $200,00 to the Disaster Relief Fund to make $50,000 available to respond to disasters that might occur before the end of fiscal year 2007 on June 30...
Amid deficit gloom, some states enjoy big surpluses

...will go to schools over the next two years to help reduce property taxes, while $22 million will go toward a disaster relief fund for a state that has been inundated with floods in recent years. At the same time they are saving and investing...
Shishmaref shores up against storms

...state emergency team visited the village. Last week, Gov. Tony Knowles signed an order authorizing the state's Disaster Relief Fund to pay for at least 500 feet of emergency gabions. The village has so far spent about $30,000, Bird said...
Fixing ice damage a costly process

...way, and residents and municipalities alike are turning to the Kenai River Center for help and advice. Federal disaster relief funds have not yet been designated, but the center?s manager, John Mohorcich, says there is reason to believe some...


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