On Thursday, Sept. 11, 2008, the Clay County Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors assessed the damages reported from the June 2008 floods. Clay County Soil & Water Conservation District will be receiving $50,911.37 out of the approximately $26 million requested. Here is a brief overview of Clay County Soil & Water Conservation Districts plans for the money when received.
Clay County SWCD will use the money for Equipment Rental or Fuel Reimbursement for flood cleanup activities.
CCSWCD will provide :
75 percent cost share on Equipment Rental up to $1,500.
75 percent cost share toward Fuel Reimbursement in lieu of Equipment Rental up to $750.
This applies per applicant. All projects/claims are subject to CCSWCD board approval. Take pictures before & after and forward all receipts to:
Clay County Soil & Water Conservation District
955 W Craig Ave
Brazil, Ind., 47834
Sign up period will be Sept. 24, 2008 thru Oct. 10, 2008. Applications can be obtained at the Clay County Soil & Water Conservation District (CCSWCD) office.
For more information, contact David Schroer-Clay County SWCD Technician or Jennifer McKee-Clay County SWCD Coordinator at 812-448-1108 Ext 3.