Tornado Recovery UPDATES
Hoke Road, from Caterpillar south to Westbrook and Westbrook from Hoke to Crestway will continue to be closed periodically during the work day for continued repair work. Road will be open in the evening.
Westbrook from Union to Hoke can see periodical delays in the foreseeable future as repair work continues. Union Road in Trotwood is closed from Westbrook.
:NEED ASSISTANCE WITH CLEAN-UP:
If you are in need of assistance of volunteer groups as a result of the tornados, please contact Clayton Government Center at 937-836-3500. Clayton staff will begin to schedule volunteer groups to assist the community in the cleanup efforts.
:WANT TO VOLUNTEER:
Everyone who has requested assistance within the City has been paired with volunteers. We are happy to place you on a volunteer this if another does reach out. If you or a group is interested, please contact the Clayton Government Center at 937-836-3500.
Sinclair Community College - Volunteers will be matched to organizations with specific volunteer needs. Volunteers need their photo ID, and can register at Sinclair Community College, Building 20. You can register seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Ginghamsburg Methodist Church’s - The Tipp City campus is organizing volunteers on June 8 and June 22 service days around assisting those harmed by the storms. Those interested in the service days should send email to Ngarrett@Ginghamsburg.org.
Clayton City Council declared a state of emergency on Wednesday morning in an emergency City Council meeting. This declaration allows emergency resources to be used for the city-wide cleanup effort as well as allows the city to apply for reimbursement for specific cleanup efforts through FEMA and other state and federal agencies.
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WASTE - Montgomery County Solid Waste District located at 1001 Encrete Ln., Moraine, OH 45439 has announced extended hours to accept solid waste and yard waste.
- Monday – Friday: 6am – 8pm
- Saturday – Sunday: 8am – 6pm *NOTE: Recycling drop-off will be CLOSED Sunday
All yard waste must be clean and free of debris/trash, no larger than 24” diameter, no stumps. Yard waste is FREE for residents and contractors will be charged $36/ton. Please see our website for additional rates and information at https://www.mcohio.org/departments/solid_waste/hours_and_directions.php.
We urge the public to take advantage of this weekend’s hours as you may experience longer wait times in the future.
Companies offering additional services, contact information, and materials accepted are listed below:
Champion Equipment & Supply:
Accepting: Tree debris ONLY (no trash)
Hours: 7:30 am – 5:30 pm, Monday – Friday; 8:00 am – 3:00 pm, Saturday; Closed Sunday
Ph. (937) 237 – 1643
Location: 3600 Valley Street, Riverside, Ohio 45424
Steve R. Rauch, Inc.:
Accepting: Yard waste, construction & demolition debris ONLY (No trash)
Hours: 7:30 am – 6pm, Monday – Saturday,
Ph. (937) 268 – 8991
Location: 1550 Soldiers Home-West Carrollton Rd, Dayton, OH 45417
Vance Rd Hard Fill:
Accepting: Construction & demolition debris ONLY (No trash and/or yard waste)
Hours: 7am – 5 pm, Monday – Friday, 8am – 2pm, Saturday
Ph. (937) 263 – 1011
Location: 2101 Vance Rd., Dayton, OH 45417
Northmont FISH - Northmont FISH is accepting donations of hygiene products, clothing, etc. for those affected by Mondays Tornadoes. Donations will be given to anyone in need within the Northmont School District. Please call Northmont FISH at (937) 836-4807 to donate or to request assistance.
Samaritan's Purse - Working with homeowners who have little or no insurance. Learn more about how to receive assistance here.
106 damaged structures – ranging from minor damage (roof shingles, siding loss, broken windows) to total loss
- 15-20 single family structures are total losses or seriously damaged
- 78 single family structures have minor to moderate/significant damage
- 6 multi-family structures have minor to moderate damage
- 2 commercial structures have minor to moderate damage
Programs for Storm Relief from the State Treasurer's Office
The destruction and damage caused by recent severe weather impacted many Ohioans. The Ohio Treasurer’s office administers two economic development programs that may be beneficial to impacted individuals or entities when insurance coverage or relief funds do not cover the full cost of repairs or replacement of property, equipment, or vehicles, or if those impacted did not have insurance coverage for the damage incurred.
ReEnergize Ohio and ECO-Link offer interest rate reduction on loans for damage from natural disasters for any Ohioan with a small business or a primary residence located in Ohio. The bank loan application must be submitted in conjunction with a participating Ohio depositary bank. The borrower and the bank loan officer complete the application online. Please contact the Ohio Treasurer’s Department of Economic Development at 614-466-6546 or 1-800-228-1102 for assistance finding a participating bank in your area.
ReEnergize Ohio (previously Renew Ohio) assists small business owners and farm operators who require loans to repair or replace their property. The ReEnergize Ohio linked-deposit program can work with SBA loans as well.
- For construction loans, provides up to a 3% interest rate reduction on individual or commercial loans for up to four (4) years. The rate reduction is available on loans up to $550,000, with possible cap variance on a case by case basis.
- For restoration loans, provides up to 3% interest rate reduction on loans up to four (4) years. The rate reduction is available on loans up to $550,000.
- The online application consists of two brief forms – one from the applicant and one from the lender. Contractor estimates for a business construction project must be attached and must total greater than or equal to the full amount of the loan.
ECO-Link (previously Rebuild Ohio) assists homeowners with financing the restoration or replacement of their primary residence through the use of construction or restoration loans.
- For construction loans, provides up to a 3% interest rate reduction on loans for up to two (2) years. The rate reduction is available on loans up to $400,000.
- For restoration loans, provides up to a 3% interest rate reduction on loans for up to seven (7) years. The rate reduction is available on loans up to $50,000.
- The online application consists of two brief forms – one from the applicant and one from the lender. Contractor estimates for the projects must be attached and total greater than or equal to the full amount of the loan.
More information about ReEnergize Ohio and ECO-Link can be found athttp://www.tos.ohio.gov/Economic_Development. If you have any further questions, please contact the Ohio Treasurer’s Department of Economic Development at 614-466-6546 or 1-800-228-1102.
In all the hustle and bustle of recovery this past week, we want to make sure to say thank you to everyone who has come together to help assist in the recovery from the Memorial Day tornadoes. Thank you to everyone who have donated their time, resources, supplies, homes, experience and everything else our community has done!