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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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September 21, 2007
ROCKFORD, 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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September 20, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- Hazard Mitigation Advisors from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be providing preparedness and mitigation information through Sept. 26 to Illinois residents...
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September 19, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- The state/federal Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) at the Lincoln Mall, 1255 W. Galena in Freeport, and at the Pioneer Parking Deck, 315 N. Main St. in Rockford, will close...
Illinois
September 18, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- Disaster assistance of $1.29 million has been approved for Stephenson and Winnebago County residents, according to officials with the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA),...
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September 17, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- The Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) encourage every resident affected by recent severe storms and flooding to call...
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September 14, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- Buying flood insurance can provide protection and peace of mind. Flooding is one of the most common natural hazards in the United States. State and federal officials want to...
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September 12, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- Having met the needs of the community, the Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Stephenson and Winnebago Counties will be closing on Sept. 22 at 1 p.m. The DRCs will operate from...
Illinois
September 12, 2007
ROCKFORD, Ill. -- Workshops on building techniques to make homes more resistant to storms and flooding will be held Sept. 13 - 22 in Freeport and Rockford. The workshops are sponsored by the Federal...
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