Disaster Specialists Assessing Missouri Storm, Flood DamageIf a federal major disaster is declared, funding may be available to help flood and storm victims with assistance such as temporary rent, home repairs and other disaster-related needs.
Federal Help for Missouri Flood VictimsCounties can seek federal assistance for response and recovery.
Nixon Seeks Disaster Declaration for Missouri Flooding Gov. Jay Nixon is asking the federal government to issue a major disaster declaration for 22 southern Missouri counties hit hard by this month's floods.
Quinn Declares Disaster in 38 Flood-Hit CountiesFlash floods and rivers that have quickly risen to record or near-record levels have inundated Illinois communities.