Disaster Preparedness Saves Lives and Property.
- Nine Mississippi Counties Declared Federal Disaster Areas (5/22/2017) - JACKSON – Gov. Phil Bryant announced that President Donald Trump declared Adams, Calhoun, Carroll, Claiborne, Holmes, Jefferson, Montgomery, Webster and Yazoo counties federal disaster areas this afternoon from severe storms, tornadoes, and flooding that hit Mississippi on April 30, 2017. … Continue reading
- GOV. PHIL BRYANT REQUESTS FEDERAL DISASTER DECLARATION (5/11/2017) - JACKSON – Gov. Phil Bryant has requested President Donald Trump declare a major disaster for nine counties from the severe weather, tornadoes and flooding that hit Mississippi on April 30, 2017. Based on joint preliminary damage assessment results conducted by … Continue reading
- MEMA REQUESTS JOINT PRELIMINARY DAMAGE ASSESSMENTS FROM FEMA (5/4/2017) - PEARL – Mississippi Emergency Management Agency Executive Director Lee Smithson sent a formal request to the Federal Emergency Management Agency for joint preliminary damage assessments following the severe storms and tornado outbreak on April 30th, 2017. The teams would conduct … Continue reading