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Governor issues disaster proclamation for Jackson County

June 28, 2013
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Today, Governor Terry E. Branstad issued a proclamation of disaster emergency for one county in response to recent storms and flooding. The Governor’s proclamation, for Jackson County, allows state resources to be utilized to respond to and recover from the effects of the storms and flooding. Additional information on storms and flooding may be found…

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Governor Branstad issues Disaster Proclamation for two counties

June 27, 2013
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Today, Governor Terry E. Branstad issued a proclamation of disaster emergency for two counties in response to recent storms and flooding. The Governor’s proclamation, for Winneshiek and Worth counties, allows state resources to be utilized to respond to and recover from the effects of the storms and flooding. In addition, the Governor’s proclamation activates the…

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Governor Branstad issues Disaster Proclamation for Clinton County

June 26, 2013
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Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000105 EndHTML:0000022328 StartFragment:0000020900 EndFragment:0000022288 Governor Terry E. Branstad has issued a proclamation of disaster emergency for one county in response to recent storms and flooding. Today, the Governor issued a proclamation to activate the Iowa Individual Assistance Program in Clinton County. A governor’s proclamation of disaster emergency had been issued June 1 to make…

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Details on Gov. Branstad’s storm tour and media availabilities with Homeland Security and Emergency Management Director Mark Schouten tomorrow

June 25, 2013
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The office of Gov. Terry E. Branstad tonight released additional details regarding tomorrow’s tour of flood-affected areas in Muscatine and Waukon with Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management Director Mark Schouten. The following events are open to the media (*all times are approximate and subject to change): Tuesday, June 25, 2013 8:20 a.m.   …

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Branstad to tour storm-affected areas Tuesday morning

June 25, 2013
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Gov. Terry Branstad will tour the storm-affected cities of Muscatine and Waukon Tuesday morning, June 25, 2013. The Muscatine visit will be roughly 8:15 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. The Waukon visit will be roughly 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Exact locations will be announced later tonight or early tomorrow morning. The events are open to…

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Gov. Branstad issues a proclamation of disaster emergency for Allamakee County

June 24, 2013
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Today, Governor Terry E. Branstad issued a proclamation of disaster emergency for one additional county in response to recent storms and flooding. The Governor declared a disaster in Allamakee County. In addition, the Governor has activated the Iowa Individual Assistance Program in Allamakee and Clayton counties. The Iowa Individual Assistance Program provides grants of up…

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Jefferson County Added to Presidential Disaster Declaration

June 21, 2013
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Governor Terry Branstad announced today that Jefferson County, which was affected by severe weather in April, has been added to the Presidential Disaster Declaration granted May 31, 2013. This declaration provides assistance to state and local governments and certain nonprofit organizations (including rural electric cooperatives and municipal utilities) for emergency work and the repair or…

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Gov. Branstad requests Presidential Disaster Declaration

June 19, 2013
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Branstad also activates the Iowa Individual Assistance Program for two counties Gov. Terry E. Branstad today signed a letter to be delivered to President Obama requesting a Presidential Disaster declaration for 47 Iowa counties where significant damage was sustained from damaging winds, tornadoes, heavy rains and thunderstorms resulting in severe flooding beginning May 19 and…

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Gov. Branstad requests Presidential Disaster Declaration

June 19, 2013
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Branstad also activates the Iowa Individual Assistance Program for two counties Gov. Terry E. Branstad today signed a letter to be delivered to President Obama requesting a Presidential Disaster declaration for 47 Iowa counties where significant damage was sustained from damaging winds, tornadoes, heavy rains and thunderstorms resulting in severe flooding beginning May 19 and…

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Gov. Branstad issues proclamation of disaster emergency for Des Moines County

June 13, 2013
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Governor Terry E. Branstad has issued a proclamation of disaster emergency for one additional county in response to recent storms and flooding. The Governor issued a proclamation to activate the Iowa Individual Assistance Program in Des Moines County. A governor’s proclamation of disaster emergency had been issued June 4 to make state resources available for…

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