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

July 29, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) offer businesses and homeowners tips on how to repair and rebuild in a way to make properties less susceptible to damage from future disasters.? Two new information stations will be set up in the following locations. Buchanan County Lowe's 3901 N. Belt St. JosephHours: Wednesday - Thursday, July 30- 31 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
July 29, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The State Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announce the opening of a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Greene County for those affected by the severe storms and flooding that occurred between June 1 and July 18. The center will be opening in the following location:
July 28, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missourians in the counties of Andrew, Cass, Clark, Gentry, Greene, Holt, Johnson, Lewis, Lincoln, Linn, Livingston, Marion, Nodaway, Pike, Ralls, St. Charles, Stone, Taney, Vernon, and Webster who were affected by the severe storms and flooding that occurred between June 1 July 18 have less than one month to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for disaster assistance.
July 25, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- State and federal officials announce that more than $2.4 million in disaster aid has been approved for Missouri residents who suffered losses and damages from the flooding that occurred between June 1 and July 18. Recovery summary information is as follows: (includes counties of Andrew, Cass, Clark, Gentry, Greene, Holt, Johnson, Lewis, Lincoln, Linn, Livingston, Marion, Nodaway, Pike, Ralls, St. Charles, Stone, Taney, Vernon, and Webster)
July 24, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- People who are not U.S. citizens-but who are in the United States legally-may be eligible for disaster aid according to officials from the State Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). "We do not want any residents who might be eligible to miss out on valuable disaster assistance that could help them get back on their feet," said Federal Coordinating Officer Michael Karl. "If disaster-affected Missourians are in doubt, they should apply for assistance and FEMA will determine their eligibility."
July 24, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- After serving more than 300 visitors, the Disaster Recovery Centers in Pike and Marion County will end operations at noon on Saturday, August 2. However, these centers located at the Chapel Hill Professional Building, 109 Virginia St. in Hannibal and the Clarksville Visitors Center, 204 N. 2nd Street in Clarksville are operating now from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. through this Saturday, closed Sunday. New hours for next week will be Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and until noon on the closing day, Saturday, August 2.

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