Illinois Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1935)
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August 19, 2010
WASHINGTON -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Craig Fugate announced today that federal disaster aid has been made available for the State of Illinois to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by severe storms and flooding during the period of July 22 to August 7, 2010. Federal funding is available to affected individuals in the counties of Carroll, Cook, DuPage, Jo Daviess, Ogle, Stephenson, and Winnebago.
Incident period: July 19, 2010 to August 7, 2010
Major Disaster Declaration declared on August 19, 2010