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October 5, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- In the first few weeks following a disaster, residents may be misled by half-truths and rumors about how to get help and the various assistance programs that are available. When...
Illinois
October 4, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- As of Thursday morning, 428 Illinois residents who were affected by the severe storms and flooding that occurred on Aug. 20 - 31 have applied for disaster assistance, according to...
Illinois
October 3, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill . -- The Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA), the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) are establishing short term...
Illinois
October 2, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- Community Relations (CR) teams of the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are busy reaching out to Illinois residents in...
Illinois
September 28, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- Illinois residents and business owners in disaster-declared Stephenson and Winnebago counties who sustained damage during severe storms and flooding Aug. 7 and 8, have only one...
Illinois
September 27, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- The Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA), the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) have established Disaster...
Illinois
September 26, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- The Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today a toll-free application telephone number for Illinois residents in...
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September 25, 2007
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available for the state...
Illinois
September 25, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- Disaster assistance of over $1.6 million has been approved for Stephenson and Winnebago County residents, according to officials with the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (...
Illinois
September 25, 2007
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Bush's major disaster declaration issued for Illinois. Assistance for...
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