Press Releases

Aug 5, 2014

Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Announce Waiver to Expedite Critical Propane Infrastructure Project

The waiver provided by the Army Corp of Engineers will allow Dooley Petroleum of Benson to move forward with a project to install a railroad unloading track capable of storing one million gallons of propane.

Aug 1, 2014

Administration Extends Disaster Declaration to 26 Additional Communities Impacted by Flooding

After successfully urging the President last month to issue a Major Disaster Declaration to assist eight Minnesota communities in flood repair efforts, delegation advocated for the addition of other damaged communities

Jul 22, 2014

Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz: Administration Issues Disaster Declaration for Communities Impacted by Devastating Flooding

Announcement comes after Minnesota’s entire congressional delegation urged the President to issue a Major Disaster Declaration to assist communities that are working hard to recover from significant flood damage.