Disaster Relief Meetings 16 Aug 11

Officials with FEMA and the Minnesota Homeland Security and Emergency Management are holding a series of briefings to assist in applying in federal disaster aid following last month’s severe storms.

Meetings between FEMA officials and state and local government representatives, along with non-profit leaders, are scheduled for today for McLeod, Meeker and Kandiyohi Counties.

Other briefings are scheduled through Wednesday for Lincoln, Lyon, Pipestone, Redwood, Renville and Yellow Medicine Counties.