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FEMA To Offer Rebuilding Advice In Rock Port

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September 22, 2011
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Columbia, Mo. – Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be in Rock Port to offer free rebuilding information and answer questions about how to strengthen property to make it more resistant to future storms.  

Mitigation advisers will be on hand at a FEMA information booth at the following location:

DO It Best Hardware
304 S Main Street
Rock Port, MO 64482
Monday, Sept. 26 – Wednesday, Sept. 28
8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. 

Mitigation advisers can provide valuable information about mold and mildew cleanup, electrical systems, furnaces and other appliances. Specialists can also offer expert advice about flooding and how to reinforce structures against high wind. A safe room display, including building plans, will be available. Information on flood insurance and free publications on a variety of rebuilding and safety topics will be available in both English and Spanish.

To download materials on a variety of topics about strengthening property, go to and select "Rebuilding Resources."

FEMA’s mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.

Last Updated: 
July 16, 2012 - 18:46
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