Following a press conference, local officials meet with disaster survivors in Illinois.
Albany Park, Ill., April 29, 2013 -- Alderman of the 39th Ward of the City of Chicago, Margaret Laurino (center) discusses flood recovery efforts with a disaster survivor from the area. Following a press conference with Laurino and Illinois Governor Pat Quinn, FEMA, the Illinois Emergency Management and the Small Business Administration conducted Preliminary Damage Assessments to determine whether a disaster declaration was needed for those parts of Illinois. Bryan Adams/ FEMA Corps. - Location: Albany Park, IL