Biden declares Missouri a disaster area

United States President Joseph Biden declared Missouri a ‘area disaster and ordered federal assistance to complement the recovery efforts in statewide in areas affected by severe storms, direct winds and hurricanes that hit the state on December 10, 2021.

The measure provides federal funding on a cost-sharing basis for emergency work and repair or replacement of structures damaged by severe storms, winds in straight line and hurricanes in seven counties, the White House said today in a press release.