June 02, 2017

Contact: Communications Office

MoDNR extends waiver to aid flood debris recovery and cleanup

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, JUNE 2, 2017 – As the flood recovery and cleanup efforts continue, the Missouri Department of Natural Resources is extending its storm waiver issued last month. The waiver gives residents and communities in affected counties throughout the state additional flexibility in cleaning up damages associated with heavy rain, flooding and flash flooding that began April 28.

The waiver shall be in effect until August 3, 2017 unless extended. Further information, including the full text of the waiver, is available on Additional state recovery resources are available at

Local officials should call their nearest Department of Natural Resources’ regional office for additional information or clarification of the waiver including: Kansas City Regional Office at 816-251-0700; Northeast Regional Office at 660-385-8000; St. Louis Regional Office at 314-416-2960; Southeast Regional Office at 573-840-9750 or Southwest Regional Office at 417-891-4300.