January 06, 2016

State assisting with debris removal in St. Louis region through “Operation Recovery,” Gov. Nixon announces

Gov. Nixon also signs executive order allowing DNR to waive regulations to accelerate flood recovery efforts

Gov. Jay Nixon today was joined by members of his emergency management team at Jefferson Barracks as he provided an update on debris removal, damage assessments and other aspects of the state’s ongoing effort to help communities recover from record-breaking flooding and the trail of debris left behind. Specifically, the Governor provided information about “Operation Recovery,” the debris removal program in the St. Louis region being managed at the state level by the Missouri National Guard.

Continue reading the news release from the office of Gov. Jay Nixon: