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Missouri Severe Storms and Tornadoes (DR-1760)

Incident period: May 10, 2008 to May 11, 2008
Major Disaster Declaration declared on May 23, 2008

News

July 11, 2008 - News Release

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Families, individuals and businesses in three Missouri counties - Barry, Jasper, and Newton - that suffered damage from the May 10 and 11 severe storms and tornadoes have  one week to register for help from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

July 7, 2008 - News Release

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Families, individuals and businesses in three Missouri counties - Barry, Jasper, and Newton - that suffered damage from the May 10 and 11 severe storms and tornadoes have  two weeks to register for help from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

June 25, 2008 - News Release

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Starting this week, the Federal Emergency Management Agency registration Helpline will be open weekdays only. Anyone who has suffered disaster-related property damages from the May tornadoes should register for FEMA assistance by calling 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) or TTY 1-800-462-7585 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Online, registration is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, at www.fema.gov.

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance - Dollars Approved

Individuals & Household Program (IHP): Provides money and services to people in Presidentially declared disaster areas.

Housing Assistance (HA): Provides assistance for disaster-related housing needs.

Other Needs Assistance (ONA): Provides assistance for other disaster-related needs, such as furnishings, transportation, and medical.

Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved: Total Individual & Households Program - Dollars Approved* Total Housing Assistance - Dollars Approved* Total Other Needs Assistance - Dollars Approved*
Total Amount 166 $1,642,832.66 $1,291,904.60 $350,928.06
Last Updated: Monday, May 2, 2016 - 05:00 (Updated daily)

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Related Links


Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • Missouri, FEMA-1760-DR (PDF 52KB)