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Illinois Winter Snow Storm (EM-3134)

Incident period: January 01, 1999 to January 15, 1999
Emergency Declaration declared on January 08, 1999

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February 26, 1999 - News Release

CHICAGO, Ill. -- FEMA Region V officials are providing additional updated information on the Illinois Snow Emergency Declaration. The following details will help local officials and Illinois residents understand how the federal assistance process works for this situation.

February 26, 1999 - News Release

Note: This emergency declaration does not cover snow removal or repair costs for individuals or business owners. CHICAGO, Ill. -- Christian County has been added to the snow emergency declaration issued by President Clinton January 8 bringing the total to 50 Illinois counties now eligible for federal disaster following the severe snowstorm last month.

February 8, 1999 - News Release

CHICAGO, Ill. -- FEMA Region V officials are providing additional updated information on the Illinois Snow Emergency Declaration. The following details will help local officials and Illinois residents understand how the federal assistance process works for this situation.

Financial Assistance

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 Approved

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.

Total Public Assistance Grants - Dollars Obligated* Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated* Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated*
Total Amount $25,469,687.41 $30,318,650.49 n/a
Last Updated: Friday, April 29, 2016 - 06:27 (Updated daily)

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