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 21, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Registering with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) should be the first step toward recovery for Missouri residents in the recently added counties of Andrew, Cass, Greene, Holt, Johnson, Nodaway, Stone, Taney, Vernon and Webster who suffered damages from the severe storms and flooding that began June 1.
July 19, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The State Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that Individual Assistance is now available for ten additional counties under President Bush's declaration (June 25) for the severe storms and flooding that began on June 1.?
July 18, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- State and federal officials announce that more that $1.4 million in disaster aid has been approved for Missouri residents who suffered losses and damages from the flooding that began on June 1. Recovery summary information is as follows: (includes counties of Clark, Lewis, Lincoln, Linn, Gentry, Livingston, Marion, Pike, Ralls, and St. Charles)
July 18, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri residents affected by recent flooding can request legal assistance through a toll-free legal hot line operated by the Young Lawyers Section of The Missouri Bar, emergency officials announced today. The service was organized by State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and The Missouri Bar to assist residents of Clark, Gentry, Lewis, Lincoln, Linn, Livingston, Marion, Pike, Ralls, and St. Charles counties. 
July 17, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The State Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have disaster assistance programs that can help storm victims and communities recover from the devastation of the June 1 flooding. INDIVIDUAL ASSISTANCE The Individuals and Households Program can assist those affected by the June flooding by providing temporary help with alternative housing and/or financial assistance with other disaster-related needs. Housing Assistance can provide funding for:
July 16, 2008
News Release
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- State and federal officials advise flood victims to use care when hiring contractors to repair flood-damaged property. "Be careful when hiring a contractor," said State Coordinating Officer Chuck May of the State Emergency Management Agency. "When you take the time to make sure your contractor is reputable, licensed and qualified before the work begins, you'll protect yourself from unsatisfactory work and you will likely save money, too."

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