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2017-10-19 18:37 - News Release

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missourians with disaster-related unmet needs now can access disaster case management services. The services are available even if applicants already received state and federal disaster assistance.The state of Missouri has received a grant of more than $2.2 million to help the long-term recovery of individuals and families affected by the severe storms, and flooding that struck the state this spring, according to federal recovery officials.

2017-08-16 17:09 - News Release

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Since the flooding and severe storms between April 28 and May 11, 2017, eligible Missouri households have received more than $90 million in assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).As of Aug. 15:

2017-08-14 16:16 - News Release

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is just one of the federal agencies that provide assistance to survivors after a disaster. As of August 13, more than 1,924 Missourians have been approved for disaster assistance in the amount of $12 million. However, other federal agencies may have more resources available. The deadline to register for disaster assistance from FEMA is today, August 14, 2017.

2017-08-09 14:35 - News Release

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri survivors who have registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for disaster assistance and have questions should call the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362 to resolve issues, get updates and provide new information. Operators are available from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. CST seven days a week until further notice.

2017-08-07 16:55 - News Release

Over $11.8 million in disaster assistance already approvedJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri homeowners, renters and businesses that sustained property damage or loss caused by the flooding and storms between April 28 and May 11, 2017 have one week left to register and apply for federal disaster assistance.

2017-08-02 14:51 - News Release

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is a vital resource for Missourians. Flood insurance pays policyholders even if there is no federal disaster declaration.Before the June 2 presidential disaster declaration that followed Missouri’s severe storms and flooding between April 28 and May 11, 2017, NFIP had already paid out $19 million to Missouri policyholders.

2017-07-31 19:05 - News Release

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri homeowners, renters and businesses that sustained property damage or loss caused by the flooding and storms between April 28 and May 11, 2017, have two weeks left to register and apply for federal disaster assistance. The deadline to register for assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and to apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is Aug. 14, 2017.

2017-07-28 14:52 - News Release

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is required by law to provide public notice of its intent to provide federal assistance and grant opportunities via the Public Assistance (PA), Individual Assistance (IA), or Hazard Mitigation Grant (HMGP) programs.A public notice for the current disaster recovery mission is posted on the following two websites:

2017-07-26 21:19 - News Release

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Survivors who applied for assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and were contacted by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) have many good reasons to submit a loan application before the deadline of Aug. 14, 2017.

2017-07-26 13:51 - News Release

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – As Missourians repair or rebuild their homes damaged by the flooding and severe storms that occurred April 28-May 11, 2017, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and home improvement stores in Dent and Iron Counties are teaming up to provide free information, tips and literature on making homes stronger and safer.