The team consists of about a dozen police and firefighters. It will conduct a needs assessment and help determine areas in which Moore needs further assistance.
The money will help Joplin test and cleanup soil that was contaminated with lead and cadmium during the EF-5 tornado that ripped through it.
Above ground boxes can hold 2-5 people.
In a test that starts Monday, weather service offices in will use words such as “mass devastation,” ”unsurvivable” and “catastrophic” in a new kind of warning.
Should contain answers to questions like “How did people respond?” and “What could have been done differently?”