FEMA Rebuilding Specialists to Provide Advice in Starkville and West Point

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Release date: 
June 7, 2014
Release Number: 
043

JACKSON, Miss. – Residents in the Starkville and West Point areas can learn how to build or rebuild to reduce the likelihood of damage the next time severe storms, tornadoes or floods hit. Federal Emergency Management Agency mitigation specialists know how and they are sharing their knowledge.

FEMA mitigation specialists will be at Lowe’s in Starkville and Phillip’s Hardware in West Point for five days each this week to discuss specific methods with anyone who stops by. They will have free booklets and pamphlets with additional details.

West Point: Monday, June 9, through Friday, June 13, from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Phillip’s Hardware

829 U.S. Hwy. 45 Alternate

West Point, Miss. 39773

Starkville: Tuesday, June 10, through Saturday, June 14, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Lowe’s

882 Hwy. 12 West

Starkville, Miss. 39759

For more information on Mississippi disaster recovery, go to FEMA.gov/Disaster/4175. Visit the MEMA site at msema.org or on Facebook at facebook.com/msemaorg.

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. 

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Last Updated: 
June 7, 2014 - 11:20
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