Flood Recovery

Updates on road repairs in north Missouri from damage due to flood waters

The Missouri Department of Transportation understands the continued road closures due to flooding and flood damage are impacting lives and are working to repair and restore mobility to routes as waters recede. Local maintenance crews are clearing debris and repairing shoulders and minor road surface issues as they are able. More extensive work, including debris […]

Emergency Services

Audio: Contact Grundy County Emergency Management if flooding washes unknown items on your property

Grundy County Emergency Management Director Glen Briggs wants residents to contact Emergency Management if they find items in their yards that should not be there after flood waters recede.     Briggs advises residents not to handle containers if they do not know what is in them. Grundy County Emergency Management may be reached by […]

Fountain Grove Flooding

Audio: Missouri Farm Bureau President says northwest Missouri flooding will especially hurt farmers

Northwest and northeast Missouri farmers are feeling the pain caused by major flooding in the region. In northwest Missouri, Farm Bureau President Blake Hurst thinks most of the farmers impacted by the flood waters were able to get their tractors and combines to higher ground but not their grain.     Hurst says record-breaking flooding […]

Moberly Missouri Flooding

Audio: Moberly Missouri flooding leads to water rescues

Several people have been rescued from flood waters on Monday in northern Missouri’s Moberly. Highway Patrol Sergeant Eric Brown tells Missourinet affiliate KWIX in Moberly that the area is dealing with Monday’s roughly five inches of rainfall.     Heavy rainfall and flooding could continue throughout most of Missouri into Tuesday. (Photo Credit: City of […]