Missouri Severe Winter Storms (DR-1736)
Incident period: December 6, 2007 to December 15, 2007
Major Disaster Declaration declared on December 27, 2007
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
March 10, 2008
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- To date, $6,941,209 in public assistance funding has been obligated to the State of Missouri to reimburse local governments and certain private nonprofits for their expenses related to the December 6-15, 2007 ice storm, federal officials announced today. This amount represents almost 20 percent of the total estimated damage of more than $34.8 million to Missouri public facilities from the December storm. The funds are made available from the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
January 24, 2008
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- State and local officials, county agencies, and certain private non-profit organizations in 42 Missouri counties have only a few days remaining to submit a Request for Public Assistance (RPA) for federal funds after the severe winter storm in December 2007. The deadline to submit the one-page RPA is Monday, January 28.
December 27, 2007
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Bush’s major disaster declaration issued for Missouri. Assistance for the State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:
December 27, 2007
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster aid has been made available for Missouri to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe winter storms beginning on December 6, 2007, and continuing.