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October 24, 2008
CHICAGO, Ill. -- State and federal officials announced today that federal assistance to help people in northeastern Illinois get back on their feet following last month's devastating flooding has...
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October 24, 2008
CHICAGO, Ill. -- Illinois seniors can be assured that applying for or receiving federal disaster assistance will not cause them to lose Social Security benefits, pay additional taxes, or give up any...
Illinois
October 21, 2008
CHICAGO, Ill. -- It isn't necessary to visit a Disaster Recovery Center to register for disaster aid, according to federal and state disaster officials. Residents of the seven Illinois counties...
Illinois
October 21, 2008
CHICAGO, Ill. -- Three Illinois Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) will transition to U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Disaster Loan Outreach Centers (DLOCs) next week. The Federal Emergency...
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October 20, 2008
CHICAGO, Ill. -- The state of Illinois and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have deployed a Mobile Disaster Recovery Center (MDRC) to serve residents and businesses affected by the...
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October 20, 2008
SPRINGFIELD, Ill., -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the Natural Resources Conservation Service and other federal and state agencies will conduct the third...
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October 17, 2008
CHICAGO, Ill. -- In the two weeks since a federal disaster was declared, federal grants totaling more than $8.6 million have been approved for Illinois. The funding helps individuals and families...
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October 16, 2008
CHICAGO, Ill. -- Federal assistance is available: That is the message many representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are delivering in person throughout disaster-ravaged...
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October 16, 2008
CHICAGO, Ill. -- The state of Illinois and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will have a Mobile Disaster Recovery Center (MDRC) moving from Maple Park in DeKalb County to Coal City in...
Illinois
October 15, 2008
CHICAGO, Ill. -- The agency is called the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), but the name may be misleading. In addition to working with small businesses, the SBA is the nation's primary...
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