Gov. Dayton Authorizes State Disaster Assistance for Minnesota Counties and Tribal Communities
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has issued a letter authorizing up to an estimated $3,291,585 in relief from the State Disaster Assistance Contingency Account for Aitkin, Beltrami, Cass, Clearwater, Lake, and St. Louis Counties, and for the Bois Forte, Fond du Lac, and Leech Lake Tribal Communities.
The exact final reimbursements will be made from actual expense documentation, according to a news release.
Severe thunderstorms, high winds, and flooding from July 19 until July 21, caused damage resulting in significant debris removal costs for the counties and tribal communities.