President Obama declares disaster for Missouri snow storm
4:25 PM, Mar 23, 2011
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - President Barack Obama has issued a disaster declaration for 59
Missouri counties affected by the powerful winter storm that hit
the state Jan. 31 to Feb. 5.
Wednesday's declaration means governments and certain nonprofit
groups may seek federal aid to help defray the cost of emergency
activities such as removing snow and repairing or replacing
The storm brought blizzard conditions and dumped up to a couple
of feet of snow in some parts of Missouri.