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Federal response to Midwest flooding

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Works and Transportation. Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight.

Federal response to Midwest flooding

hearing before the Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight of the Committee on Public Works and Transportation, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, first session, October 28, 1993.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Works and Transportation. Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle West.
    • Subjects:
    • Floods -- Middle West.,
    • Flood control -- Middle West.,
    • Disaster relief -- Middle West.,
    • Floodplain management -- Middle West.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .P89632 1993c
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 217 p. :
      Number of Pages217
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1193887M
      ISBN 100160440939
      LC Control Number94185602
      OCLC/WorldCa30395213

        The Midwestern U.S. states experienced major flooding in March along the Missouri River, with the floods having caused an estimated $ billion in damages in Iowa and $ billion in Nebraska. The flooding forced the closure of the Mid-Continent Railway Museum. On J federal disaster aid from FEMA was authorized under a major disaster declaration issued for the state by President George W. Bush. Federal funding was made available to affected individuals in Columbia, Crawford, Milwaukee, Sauk, and Vernon on: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Missouri, .

      The USGS collects flood data and conducts targeted flood science to help Federal, State, and local agencies, decision makers, and the public before, during, and after a flood. Our efforts provide situational awareness, drive predictive models, inform infrastructure design and operation, undergird floodplain mapping, assist flood constituent. After last year’s flooding, nearly farmers in a dozen heartland states volunteered for a federal program that pays to take property out of production and restore natural features.

        One response to increased flooding is simply to move. That was the choice made by the town of Pattonsburg, Missouri, in After flooding more than 33 times, the town voted to move as a group.   Massive flooding in several Midwest states has sent residents fleeing for safety while Christian groups move in closer to help victims. United Methodists in Indiana – a state where weekend rainfall was up to 10 inches – are assessing some of the flooded areas after having received $10, in emergency grants from the United Methodist Committee on Relief .


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