FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 24, 2019


Governor Parson Requests Federal Disaster Declaration in Response to Flooding


Governor Mike Parson today requested that President Donald Trump approve a major disaster declaration for Missouri to provide federal assistance to a total of 13 counties in response to devastating flooding that began March 11. The Governor said he expects the request to be expanded to include additional counties once floodwaters recede and full damage assessments can be conducted. Continue reading the news release from the office of Governor Parson here.



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