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December 19, 2008
News Release
CHICAGO, Ill. -- More than $69 million in federal disaster assistance has been approved to help Illinois recover from September's flooding announced officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Homeowners, renters and businesses in Cook, DeKalb, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, LaSalle, Peoria, Will and Woodford counties have been approved to receive $69,012,826.
December 15, 2008
News Release
CHICAGO, Ill. -- Time has almost run out for residents affected by September's flooding to register for federal assistance. Officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) said Tuesday, Dec. 16 is the last day that homeowners, renters or businesses in nine Illinois counties can register with FEMA.
November 28, 2008
News Release
CHICAGO, Ill. -- More than $55 million in federal and state disaster assistance has been approved to help residents and businesses of Illinois recover from September's floods according to officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). To help individuals, families and businesses recover from the disaster, 26,720 people in nine Illinois counties have been approved to receive $55,347,512 in federal funding.
November 25, 2008
News Release
CHICAGO, Ill. -- Need to update your disaster registration? Are you pressed for time? Officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) want people who have registered for federal disaster assistance to know there is a new and fast way to update their status.
November 24, 2008
News Release
CHICAGO, Ill. -- Federal officials remind residents in nine Illinois counties to register for disaster assistance by Dec. 16 if they suffered damage or losses from September's flooding. Only three weeks away, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) encourage anyone affected to contact FEMA before it is too late. The deadline to register is for homeowners, renters and businesses in Cook, DeKalb, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, LaSalle, Peoria, Will and Woodford counties.
November 21, 2008
News Release
CHICAGO, Ill. -- More than $51 million in federal disaster assistance has been approved to help the residents of Illinois recover from storms and flooding in September, according to officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). To help individuals, families and businesses recover from the disaster, 24,891 people in nine counties have been approved to receive $51,027,877 in federal funding.
November 20, 2008
News Release
CHICAGO, Ill. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials extended the registration period for people in nine Illinois counties who were affected by severe storms and flooding that occurred between Sept. 13 and Oct. 5. The deadline to register for federal assistance is now Dec. 16 for renters, homeowners and businesses in Cook, Dekalb, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, LaSalle, Peoria, Will and Woodford counties.
November 18, 2008
News Release
CHICAGO, Ill. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has designated nine Illinois counties as eligible for federal assistance to help pay for emergency services and repair or replacement of facilities and infrastructure damaged by September flooding.
November 18, 2008
Disaster Federal Register Notice
November 17, 2008
News Release
CHICAGO, Ill. -- For victims of September flooding in Illinois, time is running out to register for federal assistance, say officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA). The deadline is Dec. 2, only two weeks away. "If you have now, or think in the future you could have, any uninsured losses caused by the September floods, you may be eligible for federal funds to help with recovery expenses," said FEMA Federal Coordinating Officer Libby Turner. "We urge you to register with FEMA before it is too late."

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