Cape Girardeau Mobile Disaster Recovery Center to close Saturday

Friday, June 17, 2011

A FEMA recovery center open since Monday in Cape Girardeau will close Saturday and move to Bollinger County, FEMA announced Thursday. The Mobile Disaster Recovery Center at the Shawnee Park Center will close at 6 p.m. Saturday.

FEMA urges storm and flooding victims who have questions about their applications for disaster aid to visit the center at the Shawnee Park Center or when it reopens in Marble Hill, Mo., on Monday. The center will reopen for three days in Bollinger County at 1 p.m. Monday at the First Baptist Church, Family Life Center at 502 Broadway in Marble Hill. The hours of operation will be 1 to 6 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. The center in Marble Hill will close at 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Personnel from FEMA and the U.S. Small Business Administration will be on hand to meet with storm survivors and answer disaster assistance questions. Missouri residents may visit any disaster recovery center, available in Bollinger, Butler, Cape Girardeau, Jasper, New Madrid, Scott and Stone counties. Before visiting a center, survivors are urged to first register with FEMA at or by calling FEMA's registration line at 800-621-3362.

Pertinent address:

835 S. West End Blvd., Cape Girardeau, MO

502 Broadway, Marble Hill, MO

Map of pertinent addresses

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