Tag: Hurricane Harvey

Ameren to help hurricane victims in Florida

Ameren has dispatched employees to assist with hurricane restoration efforts in Florida. The company has sent approximately 1,000 full-time employees to the state since Hurricane Irma devastated portions of the state. Ameren also announced last week that an additional $25,000 donation to aid Red Cross relief efforts, following a similar donation two weeks ago for Texas following Hurricane Harvey. “Historic storms such as Harvey and Irma require a large collaborative response effort from utilities and […]

St. Louis County Executive announces Harvey relief effort

Clayton, MO – (September 13, 2017) St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger is joining The Demetrious Johnson Charitable Foundation and St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson to help residents of Houston, Texas affected by Hurricane Harvey. Devastating winds, torrential rain, and historic floods caused by Hurricane Harvey impacted the lives of millions in Texas and along the Gulf Coast. On Saturday, September 16th, volunteers will be collecting new or used furniture, clothing, blankets, sheets, pillows, toiletries […]

Missouri increasing life-saving assistance efforts in response to Hurricane Harvey

Gov. Greitens praises response efforts of Missouri firefighters, emergency medical, National Guardsmen and emergency managers  JEFFERSON CITY – The assistance Missouri first responders are providing to survivors of Hurricane Harvey has significantly increased in the last 24 hours. Wednesday evening 56 Missourians representing 18 different fire and ambulance departments deployed to Texas to assist with swift water rescue operations, in response to an Emergency Management Assistance Compact (EMAC) request from the state of Texas. “I […]