Branstad issues disaster proclamation for Pottawattamie County

June 03, 2014

Gov. Terry E. Branstad this evening issued a proclamation of disaster emergency for one county in response to today’s storms.

The Governor’s proclamation, for Pottawattamie County, allows state resources to be utilized to respond to and recover from the effects of the storms. As of 8:30 p.m., no other Iowa counties have requested state assistance. The Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and the Governor’s Office continue to closely monitor the situation.