Monthly Archives: February 2016

Two St. Louis-area recovery centers remain open; West Alton closes Saturday

Residents of the St. Louis area continue to have the opportunity to visit FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers in Franklin and Jefferson counties. However, the St. Charles County Recovery Center, at Immaculate Conception Community Center in West Alton, will cease operations … Continue reading

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URGENT POST FLOOD BUILDING DAMAGE INSPECTION UPDATE

URGENT: If you received a white tag on your house like the picture below and did not call and get an inspection you must do this.  The number to schedule your inspection is 636-949-7500 ext. 7290.   If you do not get this inspection you may be in … Continue reading

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Flood Damage Reports

The first batch of Post Flood Inspection Damage Assessment letters are in the mail.  When you receive your letter please call City Hall and 636-899-1734 to schedule your appointment to go over your report in detail.

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REGISTRATION WITH FEMA

If you had Flood Damage at your home it is highly recommended that you register with FEMA so that you can find out if you qualify for assistance.  They are here to help, but they can’t do that if you … Continue reading

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Commonly Asked Questions About Federal Disaster Aid

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – After the severe storms and flooding that occurred in Missouri between December 23, 2015 and January 9, 2016, residents in the 33 declared counties became eligible for federal assistance. People who suffered losses and damage in … Continue reading

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FEMA Offers Free Rebuilding Tips at Local Home Improvement Stores

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – As Missourians rebuild and repair after the recent severe storms and floods, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and local home improvement stores have teamed up to provide free information, tips and literature on making homes … Continue reading

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DEBRIS REMOVAL

DEBRIS REMOVAL FINAL PICK UP DATE HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED AS FEBRUARY 15. You have until then to get any debris to the edge of the public road and then call 211 or message us and we will pass your location … Continue reading

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DAMAGE ASSESSEMENTS

The City of West Alton has hired St. Charles County to do our damage assessments after the Flood of 2015. These assessments must be done to protect the home owner and keep us in compliance with FEMA. All homes within … Continue reading

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VOLUNTEER HELP

If you would like to have the volunteers who are coming to the area help at your home you have a few options. You can call AMERICORPS directly at 314-539-4047. They are partnered with the United Way, Southern Baptists Assc., … Continue reading

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Flood Relief Bulletin 2016

JANUARY 14,2016 The Missouri Housing Development Commission has approved relief funding within your district. It is available for Missouri residents whose income does not exceed 50 percent of the area median income (AMI). Eligible uses for the funding include: • … Continue reading

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