County won't get disaster aid for roads hit by storms this year
Published 07/12/2010, The Daily Republic
Davison County won’t receive any disaster funding for its storm-damaged roads this year, said Davison County Emergency Management Director Jim Montgomery. The Federal Emergency Management Agency is working to process 550 applications for assistance from counties and townships. Flood relief was the topic of a roundtable meeting led by U.S. Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin, D-S.D., in Corsica last week at which local, state and federal officials discussed the need for a long-term mitigation plan for flooding. But in the meantime, roads need fixing.Word count: 295
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