According to Jonesboro City Streets Superintendent Steve Tippitt Friday, May 29 is the last day to deliver tornado debris to Strawfloor Road for free disposal. Mayor Harold Perrin set up the temporary dumpsites on Strawfloor Road to save residents tipping fees at landfill.
The Small Business Administration recently approved a disaster declaration for Craighead County, which will allow them to offer low-interest, long-term loans to businesses of any size, non-profit organizations, and residents.
As we pick up the pieces in Jonesboro, extra hands and help flooded the city to help us during this time of need. One family in the Bridger Place neighborhood also recounted their experience in the storm.