We are talking about damage to roads and bridges, utilities, water facilities and buildings of state offices and public parks.
The economic damage caused by the storms and flooding infrastructure 24 us States during the first half of 2019, totaled $1.2 billion, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to korrespondent.net.
The Agency was considered caused by natural disasters damage roads, bridges, utilities, water facilities and buildings of state offices and public parks.
As noted, the sum of $1.2 billion may soon increase due to the fact that a number of States have not yet completed the process of evaluating the consequences of the disaster. It is, for example, about the people of Louisiana affected by tropical storm “Barry”. If the Federal government will provide financial assistance, which will cover much of damages.
The greatest damage from the disaster was caused to the infrastructure of Nebraska. The impact of the floods in the state during the period from 9 March to 1 April resulted in losses totaling $435,9 million the authorities of Nebraska still has not completed a damage assessment caused by natural disasters in the period from April to July.
Floods in Iowa from 12 March to 15 June, the AP says, has led to damage to infrastructure in the amount of $132,7 million Storms, floods, and landslides in California from February to March caused damage of nearly $102 million