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April 2, 2008
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- The Pontiac and the Watseka Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) will close Friday, April 4 and will reopen Saturday, April 5 as U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Disaster...
April 1, 2008
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- Flooding from severe storms earlier this year - leading to a presidential disaster declaration for Iroquois and Livingston counties - is but the latest in a long history of...
March 27, 2008
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- The temporary Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Livingston and Iroquois counties will close permanently at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 4. Next week is the last opportunity to meet...
March 26, 2008
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- Residents of Iroquois and Livingston Counties who registered for federal assistance should expect a letter in the mail informing them of the status of their application. If the...
March 25, 2008
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- Popular yet incorrect notions about the National Flood Insurance Program can lead homeowners and businesses to avoid this easy and important safeguard. Here are some truths...
March 24, 2008
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- Various forms of disaster tax relief may be available to residents and business in Iroquois and Livingston counties. Those who suffered losses in the severe storms and flooding...
March 21, 2008
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- More than $2.7 million in grant assistance has been approved to date in recovery from the severe storms and flooding from January 7 through March 14, by the Federal Emergency...
March 19, 2008
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- If your home was affected by the recent flooding it may be harboring mold. Mold can be a significant problem after flooding and proper cleanup is critical to ensure that it does...
March 17, 2008
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- Residents in the Illinois counties of Livingston and Iroquois who have been unable to work or lost their jobs or businesses as a result of the severe storms and flooding that...
March 15, 2008
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- The Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) warn residents in the disaster areas to watch for fraud. It is an unpleasant...


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