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August 8, 2008
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The last Disaster Recovery Center closed today at 4:00 p.m. However, on Monday, August 11 that center reopens and transitions to a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)...
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August 7, 2008
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) wants Illinois disaster victims to know they can now go online to file an application for a low-interest loan to help recover from...
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August 6, 2008
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. ?-- The Illinois Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency want to help Illinois residents who sustained damages and losses from the severe storms and...
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August 4, 2008
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Federal and state officials announced today that the last two Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC/MDRC) will close this week.? Officials cited the reduced level of activity as the...
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August 2, 2008
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Before considering new construction and repairs of flood-damaged property, Illinois residents are urged to consult local building officials to obtain the necessary permits. "...
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August 1, 2008
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- More than $9.7 million in federal disaster assistance grants and loans has been approved so far by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business...
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July 30, 2008
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Property owners who purchase flood insurance now can alleviate future financial losses such as those incurred during the Illinois severe storms and flooding that started in June...
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July 30, 2008
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Greene County has been added to the list of counties designated for Public Assistance (Infrastructure) funding following the floods beginning June 1 and ending July 22, according...
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July 29, 2008
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Flood insurance policy holders rebuilding in the wake of the June severe storms and flooding may be eligible for up to $30,000 to help cover the cost of bringing their property...
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July 29, 2008
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Residents and business owners in Hancock County who suffered losses or damages as a result of the severe storms and flooding which began June 1 can meet face-to-face with...
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