FEMA Disaster Recovery Center to Open August 19 in Newton County

FEMA Disaster Recovery Center to Open August 19 in Newton County

(NEOSHO, MISSOURI – August 10, 2019) A Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Disaster Recovery Center will open for three days in Newton County starting Monday, August 19, to provide one-on-one assistance to Missourians affected by recent flooding and severe storms.

Disaster recovery specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration will be on hand to provide information to homeowners, renters, and business owners on available services, explain assistance programs, and help survivors complete or check the status of their applications.

The disaster recovery center location is:

Lampo Community Center
500 E Spring St
Neosho, MO 64850

Open: Aug. 19, Aug. 20, and Aug. 21
Hours: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Missourians from any county may visit any disaster recovery center. Before visiting a disaster recovery center, residents may register online at DisasterAssistance.gov or call 800-621-FEMA (3362). Specialists will be available at the disaster recovery center to assist individuals in completing their registration as well.

Follow recovery updates in Missouri on Twitter @MOSEMA_ and @FEMARegion7. Get the latest information at Missouri's disaster recovery website and FEMA's disaster webpage, www.DisasterAssistance.gov.

City of Neosho and local emergency agencies will release more information about this event as it becomes available. Details will also be posted on the City of Neosho’s Facebook page at facebook.com/CityofNeosho.


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