Greene County added to disaster declaration

Published: May. 17, 2011 at 2:28 AM CDT
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GREENE COUNTY, AR (KAIT)-  An official from Greene County now says his county has been declared a disaster area.

Greene County Judge Jerry Shipman tells Region 8 News that his county has been added to the list of Arkansas counties that under a federal disaster declaration because of flooding.  Shipman says the declaration includes both public and private properties.

Saturday, Greene County Office of Emergency Management along with FEMA officials assessed homes that were damaged by recent flooding.

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