FEMA

Siouxland Public Media News, 4:32, 04.01.19

Apr 1, 2019

More help is on the way for more residents impacted by flooding in Woodbury County.  A team from FEMA started going door-to-door today in Sioux City after assisting residents of Hornick. 

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“Anyone that was affected by the groundwater that we received on Wednesday the 13th as well as any of the flooding countywide.  // Or, any county that was declared presidentially for individual assistance, including Monona County can apply for individual assistance.

That’s Woodbury County Emergency Management Agency Coordinator Rebecca Socknat.

Siouxland Public Media News, 4:04, 04.01.19

Apr 1, 2019

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Representatives from FEMA started going door-to-door in Sioux City for residents impacted by flooding. 

Crews already spent time in Hornick, Iowa.  The team is now targeting areas with damage in Sioux City, including northern Indian Hills, Morningside, the lower west side, and Riverside. 

They also set up an office at the city hall in Moville.

But, Kevin Wallace from FEMA says there might be other homes out there with damage.

TRT: 10 (could cut the sot shorter for time.

Siouxland Public Media Newscast, 4:32, 03.29.19

Mar 29, 2019

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 It looks like it will take months to repair major roads in western Iowa damaged by spring flooding. The Des Moines Register reports that state transportation official Scott Suhr says crews were on site Thursday to inspect some of the worst damages on parts of Interstate's 29 and 680, Highway 34 and state highway 2.

Around 25 miles of interstate in southwest Iowa and roughly 14 miles of roads north of Council Bluffs remain closed yesterday afternoon due to washed away shoulders, eroded pavement and scattered waste.

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