Falk Requests Disaster Declaration

June 25, 2004
Topf Wells, 266-9069
County Executive

FALK REQUESTS DISASTER DECLARATION Dane County Executive Kathleen Falk today (6/25/04) requested that Governor Jim Doyle seek a federal disaster declaration for Dane County in the wake of Wednesday’s tornado. In the letter, Falk notes that the preliminary damage report is already close to $1 million and will increase as residents continue clean-up and repairs and as municipal workers deal with the consequences of the storm. # # # Attached is the copy of the County Executive’s letter to the Governor and a preliminary summary of damage.