Phelps County News

MRPC board hears about importance of resiliency planning from SEMA and FEMA

    Disasters can strike at any moment. Is your community ready? Resiliency planning is a vital part of recovery from a disaster, according to Jessica Catron, the Missouri state disaster recovery coordinator with the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), and De’an Bass, a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) integration team lead for Missouri. Catron and Bass spoke with the Meramec Regional Planning Commission (MRPC) board at their Sept. 12 board meeting.

Fall enrollment at S&T nearly 8,100

    The fall 2019 enrollment at Missouri University of Science and Technology, officially recorded at the end of the semester’s fourth week, is 8,096. This is a 5.9% decrease over last year’s fall enrollment of 8,607.