Public Meeting Notice
Wyoming Court Security Commission
July 15, 2015 – 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Supreme Court Building, Room 237
Call to Order
Reporting System Updates
Disaster Declaration Update
Gov. Matt Mead requested a Presidential Disaster Declaration for Individual Assistance on June 19, 2015. The declaration request is due to the flooding damages that occurred in Johnson and Niobrara Counties during the time period of May 24 – June 6, 2015.
As a result of these severe weather related events, there were 14 homes destroyed, 50 with major damage, 95 with minor damages and 17 with some damage from flood waters. The Declaration Request also asks for Small Business Administration disaster loans as there were 12 business and non-profit organizations with major damage and 48 with minor damage.
The request for an Individual Assistance Presidential Disaster Declaration, if approved by the president, will provide for federal financial assistance or direct servicestohomeowners and small businesses.
Flood damages occurred in multiple counties during the same time frame and as a result the governor also requested a Presidential Disaster Declaration for Public Assistance on July 2, 2015. The request is for the following counties: Johnson, Albany, Platte and Niobrara.
If approved, Public Assistance will provide grant assistance for debris removal, emergency protective measures, and the repair, replacement, or restoration of disaster-damaged, publicly owned facilities and the facilities of certain Private Non-Profit (PNP) organizations.