May 7, 2004
OTTAWA, Ill. -- Disaster assistance for LaSalle and Putnam Counties has been expanded to include aid for local governments affected by the April tornadoes and severe storms, the head of the U.S....
May 4, 2004
Granville Disaster Recovery Center Changes Name And Hours; But Disaster Assistance Services Still Available
OTTAWA, Ill. -? Tornado victims will notice little change at the American Legion Hall in Granville except the name, when the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) opens a workshop on Monday to...
May 3, 2004
OTTAWA, Ill. - Illinois residents who are repairing or rebuilding from recent severe storms and tornadoes are facing many choices - and opportunities - regarding how they put the pieces of their...
April 30, 2004
More Than $140,000 In Disaster Assistance Approved For Illinois Residents OTTAWA, IL – In just a week since President Bush declared four Illinois counties disaster areas, $144,110 in grants has been...
April 30, 2004
Note to Editors: Federal and state agencies are working in partnership to help Illinois residents following the recent severe storms and tornadoes. They need simple, easy to understand information...
April 27, 2004
OTTAWA, IL -- Community Relations specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are working with the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and county emergency management...
April 26, 2004
OTTAWA, Ill. -- To help meet the ongoing needs of Illinois tornado victims, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) are opening Disaster...
April 24, 2004
OTTAWA, Ill. - A toll-free application telephone number is now operational for those who suffered property damage or loss in the declared counties affected by the tornadoes of April 20, 2004....
April 23, 2004
WASHINGTON, D.C. ? The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has authorized the release of federal...
June 9, 2003
FEMA/State Disaster Recovery Centers To Close, But Help Continues To Be Available As Aid Tops $4.5 Million
Springfield, IL -- The Disaster Recovery Centers operating in Metropolis and South Pekin will close at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 11. For those affected by the severe storms, tornadoes and...