Flood damage pushes Iowa Gov. Culver to add 4 counties to disaster list
Flood damage has provoked a disaster declaration for four more counties in Iowa.
DES MOINES, Iowa — Gov. Chet Culver has added four more counties to a disaster declaration because of flash flooding.
The proclamation, issued Monday, is for Buchanan, Clayton, Dickinson and Jackson counties.
Eligible residents can seek up to $5,000 in reimbursements for damage incurred for individuals and families whose income is less than 200 percent above the poverty level. For individuals, it's about $22,000 or less. For a family of four, it's about $44,000 or less.
More information is available on the state's Department of Human Services' website.