Missouri counties to be assessed for flood damage

Governor Eric Greitens announced yesterday that 51 southern Missouri counties, including Perry and Bollinger, will be surveyed for flood damage in coming weeks. Greitens plans to request a federal major disaster declaration following the results of the assessments.

10 teams from Federal Emergency Management Agency, Missouri State Emergency Management Agency and U.S. Small Business Administration will work state local emergency managers and officials to make the Preliminary Damage Assessments.

Counties will be evaluated for Public or Individual Assistance. Counties undergoing Preliminary Damage Assessments will be evaluated for high levels of infrastructure damage and damage to some not-for-profit organizations. Preliminary damage Assessments will be done for counties experiencing extreme damage to homes and business.

The following counties will receive Preliminary Damage Assessments for Individual Assistance:

  • Bollinger
  • Butler
  • Carter
  • Christian
  • Crawford
  • Dent
  • Douglas
  • Dunklin
  • Franklin
  • Gasconade
  • Greene
  • Howell
  • Iron
  • Jasper
  • Laclede
  • Madison
  • Maries
  • McDonald
  • Morgan
  • Newton
  • Oregon
  • Osage
  • Ozark
  • Pemiscot
  • Phelps
  • Pulaski
  • Reynolds
  • Ripley
  • Ste. Genevieve
  • Shannon
  • Stone
  • Taney
  • Texas
  • Wayne
  • Wright

The following counties will receive Preliminary Damage Assistance for Public Assistance:

  • Barry
  • Barton
  • Bollinger
  • Butler
  • Camden
  • Carter
  • Cedar
  • Christian
  • Cole
  • Crawford
  • Dade
  • Dallas
  • Dent
  • Douglas
  • Dunklin
  • Franklin
  • Gasconade
  • Howell
  • Iron
  • Lawrence
  • Lincoln
  • Madison
  • Maries
  • McDonald
  • Miller
  • Morgan
  • Newton
  • Oregon
  • Osage
  • Ozark
  • Perry
  • Phelps
  • Pike
  • Pulaski
  • Ralls
  • Reynolds
  • Ripley
  • Shannon
  • St. Louis
    Stone
  • Taney
  • Texas
  • Washington
  • Webster
  •  Wright

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