Kansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding (DR-1462)
Incident period: May 4, 2003 to May 30, 2003
Major Disaster Declaration declared on May 6, 2003
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
May 7, 2003
Kansas City, KS -- As clean-up efforts from last weekend's severe storms continue, state and federal disaster recovery officials are urging impacted Kansans and Missourians to make a phone call that can register them for possible disaster assistance.
May 6, 2003
Washington, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has authorized the use of federal disaster funds to help meet the recovery needs of Kansas families and businesses ravaged by last Sunday's string of deadly tornadoes.