Illinois Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1991)
Incident period: April 19, 2011 to June 14, 2011
Major Disaster Declaration declared on June 7, 2011
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
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 25, 2011
TWO DISASTER RECOVERY CENTERS SET TO OPEN THIS WEEK MARION, Ill. Two temporary Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) are set to re-open this week in Cairo on Wednesday and Junction on Thursday for southern Illinois survivors to meet face-to-face with disaster recovery specialists and receive help, state and federal officials said today.
June 24, 2011
More Than $8.4 Million in Approved Grants Marion, Ill. — More than $8.4 million has been disbursed in disaster grants in just a little over three weeks according to state and federal recovery officials.
June 20, 2011
MARION, Ill. -- Two temporary Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) are set to open this week in Metropolis on Wednesday and Herrin on Thursday for southern Illinois survivors to meet face-to-face with disaster recovery specialists and receive help, state and federal officials said today.