Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
July 15, 2011
Help Spread the Word About Disaster Assistance More than $14.5 Million Already Approved MARION, Ill. — With the August 8 application deadline less than one month away, residents are encouraged to help spread the word that federal disaster assistance is available.
July 12, 2011
Deadline Approaching for Local Governments, Nonprofits to Request Aid for Disaster Losses MARION, Ill -- State and local government organizations and certain private nonprofit (PNP) organizations in 21 southern Illinois counties have until July 15 to apply for Public Assistance Program (PA) grant funding.
July 8, 2011
ONE MONTH LEFT TO REGISTER FOR DISASTER AID Almost $13 Million in Assistance Approved
July 7, 2011
Disaster Recovery Center in Cairo Set to Reopen MARION, Ill. – A temporary Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Cairo is set to reopen on Monday, July 11 through Saturday, July 16 for southern Illinois storm and flood survivors to meet face-to-face with disaster recovery specialists.
July 1, 2011
Disaster Recovery Center in Metropolis Set to Reopen MARION, Ill. – A temporary Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Metropolis is set to reopen on July 6 for southern Illinois storm and flood survivors to meet face-to-face with disaster recovery specialists.
June 30, 2011
SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Center Opening in Cairo MARION, Ill. -- To continue serving disaster survivors affected by the spring storms and flooding in southern Illinois, a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC) will open Tuesday, July 5, in Cairo.
June 29, 2011
Have a Question About a FEMA Letter? Contact Us! Marion, Ill. — People who have applied for disaster assistance to help cover costs from severe storms that swept through southern Illinois in late April and early May with resultant flooding should contact FEMA if they are confused or disagree with a FEMA determination letter.
June 28, 2011
FEMA Mitigation Outreach Teams Will Provide Free Advice
June 28, 2011
Wabash County Added For Individual Disaster Assistance MARION, IL. -- Residents and business owners in Wabash County who sustained damage from the severe storms and flooding that struck Southern Illinois April 19 and April 22 through May 2 can now seek federal disaster assistance to help them with recovery.
June 27, 2011
Disaster Federal Register Notice