Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced Tuesday that residents affected by flooding or severe storms in Lewis County as well as Callaway, Jefferson, McDonald, Newton, and Saline are eligible to apply
Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced Tuesday that residents affected by flooding or severe storms in Lewis County as well as Callaway, Jefferson, McDonald, Newton, and Saline are eligible to apply for federal assistance.
If you don’t live along the Mississippi River, it might be out of sight out of mind when it comes to the damage left behind from this year’s historic flooding.
Adams County Emergency Management officials have met with FEMA and IEMA about reimbursement funds for flood damage. The county and the emergency associations assessed damage
In areas along the Illinois River, flood water is weakening roads in some areas.
With the Illinois River on the rise, volunteers in Bluff City came out to work on their levee.
In Quincy, Adams County Emergency Management and local volunteers filled sandbags Saturday to assist local levee districts.
Water toppled the levee in the Hunt-Lima levee district near Meyer, Illinois, Saturday morning. Volunteers are doing everything they can to protect property there.
The Ursa Farmers Co-op Meyer facility is protected by the Hunt-Lima levee and the facility was at risk of being lost to flooding early Saturday morning.
Multiple communities across the Tri-States have requested volunteers to help with sandbagging efforts.
PALMYRA, MISSOURI (WGEM) – Volunteers are needed to help fill sandbags at the Marion County Highway Department facility in Palmyra.
QUINCY, IL (WGEM) – Adams County Emergency Management has lifted the age requirement for volunteers at the sandbagging operation at the Oakley Lindsay Center.
ALEXANDRIA, MO (WGEM) – Volunteers are working to save the town of Alexandria, Missouri from the rising Mississippi River, but they need more help.
CANTON, MO (WGEM) – City leaders are requesting volunteers to help with sandbagging operations in Canton, Missouri Saturday.