flood damage

Tips for Surviving
11:12 am
Mon March 31, 2014

The Red Cross Flood App

The Flood App
Credit Rich Egger

Just in time for spring, the American Red Cross has created something new to help when disaster strikes.

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Spring Storm Damage
1:28 pm
Wed July 24, 2013

Story Update: FEMA Deadline Extended

Flooding in Macomb
Credit Scott Stuntz

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has extended the deadline for applying for recovery assistance from this spring’s flooding in Illinois.

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Assistance Centers
2:29 pm
Thu June 6, 2013

FEMA in Region to Help Flood Victims

The FEMA assistance center in Macomb
Credit Chris Lovingood

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has disaster survivor assistance crews available in Macomb and Mason County this week to help flood victims register for federal assistance.

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Flash Flooding
10:02 am
Wed May 29, 2013

Flash Flooding in Western Illinois

Flooding on North Third St in Monmouth
Credit Jane Carlson

Security cameras at Carl Sandburg College in Galesburg captured video of flood waters bursting through the front doors during Tuesday night’s heavy downpour.

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Says Quinn has handled issue well
1:34 pm
Mon May 13, 2013

Schock on Federal Disaster Application

Schock said the Governor was a great help during the flood as well.
Credit Tom Williams/CQ Roll Cal

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn applied to have 11 counties declared federal disaster areas because of recent flooding.

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