Holt County, MO / Doniphan County, KS Spinoff Study

Location: The study area includes the floodplain along roughly fifty Missouri River miles from Nishnabotna to St Joseph, Missouri. Federal levees in and around the project area include 512-513R-North, Missouri River Levee System (MRLS) 497-L, MRLS 488-L and MRLS 500-R. Non-Federal levee systems include Union Township Holt County Number 10, Holt County Number 9, Canon Drainage District and Kimsey Holley.

Description: The purpose of the study is to investigate methods to reduce/manage flood risk within the project area, evaluate measures and recommend a plan to reduce recurring damages and costs and improve resiliency of the flood risk infrastructure and protected investment for the future.