Missouri Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1773)

Incident period: June 1, 2008 to August 13, 2008
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 25, 2008

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

September 12, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Even without flooding, sitting inside a cozy home during wet weather can be a great time to think about preparedness for emergency situations, state and federal officials remind Missourians. The Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) have many suggestions during September's National Preparedness Month for residents and business owners to help them be ready in the event of serious weather-rain, snow, ice or tornadoes.
September 12, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- More than $7.2 million in disaster aid has been approved in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) grants and U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) loans for Missouri residents and businesses suffering damage from the severe storms and flooding between June 1 and Aug. 13, state and federal officials announced Friday.
September 10, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The addition of seven counties - Adair, Callaway, Chariton, Harrison, Macon, Monroe and Putnam -? to the June 25 Disaster Declaration has allowed individuals and households in those counties to be eligible for assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). These counties have been added to the 20 counties in Missouri that were declared.
September 8, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) assistance to individuals and households is now available in Adair, Callaway, Chariton, Harrison, Macon, Monroe and Putnam Counties. These counties have been added to the initial 20 counties declared June 25 for FEMA's individual assistance. The action makes a wide range of programs available to residents, such as funding for temporary disaster housing assistance, replacement grants for serious disaster-related needs, and expenses not covered by insurance or assistance programs.
September 5, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Nearly $6.8 million in disaster aid has been approved in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) grants and U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) loans for Missouri residents and businesses suffering damage from the severe storms and flooding between June 1 and Aug. 13, state and federal officials announced Friday.
September 3, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Damage to properties prompted many federal disaster declarations in Missouri in 2008. Most of the levee owners or sponsors involved in these disasters have contacted appropriate agencies for help, but those who haven't now have a multi-agency team to help them find solutions to flood plain issues.

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Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • Missouri, FEMA-1773-DR (PDF 37KB)
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