SEMA News Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 02, 2016
If granted, emergency declaration and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers debris removal program would help speed recovery and reduce strain of response and recovery costs
Gov. Jay Nixon today announced he has requested a federal emergency declaration to speed debris removal and relieve the strain of recovery costs in the St. Louis region, which has been responding to historic river flooding, including along the Meramec and Bourbeuse rivers, that has damaged homes, businesses and public infrastructure.
Continue reading the news release from the office of Gov. Jay Nixon: http://governor.mo.gov/news/archive/gov-nixon-requests-federal-emergency...