Missouri Severe Storms and Tornadoes (DR-1412)
Incident period: April 24, 2002 to June 10, 2002
Major Disaster Declaration declared on May 6, 2002
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
May 8, 2002
Washington, DC -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal assistance for Missouri has been expanded to include aid for homeowners, renters and businesses in 19 counties affected by the storms and tornadoes that struck the southeastern part of state in late April.
May 7, 2002
Washington, DC -- Five counties in southeastern Missouri have been designated for federal disaster aid by the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help local governments recover from the effects of severe storms and tornadoes that struck the area late last month.