Rock Island, IL -- Residents of Illinois who have not yet applied for federal disaster assistance have only one more month to apply. July 9 is the last day to file applications for most disaster assistance programs, according to federal and state disaster recovery officials.
Rock Island, IL -- Federal and state disaster assistance to residents of ten Illinois counties who suffered damage or loss as a result of the Mississippi River floods of April and May has passed the $1.2 million mark.
Rock Island, IL -- The Illinois disaster declaration has been expanded in ten counties to make all categories of public assistance available to help state and local governments for public facilities damaged or destroyed by the Mississippi River flooding of April and May, Joe M. Allbaugh, director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), announced today.
If and when individual assistance money is approved for this disaster, it will be displayed here. Information is updated every 24 hours.
Public Assistance - Dollars ApprovedPublic Assistance Definitions
Public Assistance (PA): Disaster grant assistance available for communities to quickly respond to and recover from major disasters or emergencies declared by the President
Emergency Work (Categories A-B): Work that must be performed to reduce or eliminate an immediate threat to life, protect public health and safety, and to protect improved property that is significantly threatened due to disasters or emergencies declared by the President
Permanent Work (Categories C-G): Work that is required to restore a damaged facility, through repair or restoration, to its pre-disaster design, function, and capacity in accordance with applicable codes and standards
*Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.
*Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.
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