FOREST VIEW, Ill. (CBS) — So many people jammed the Forest View Village Board meeting tonight (Tuesday) that it had to be moved to the village fire station. WBBM’s Bob Roberts reports that all business was set aside except for one issue — the flood
The crowd cheered when Village President Richard Grenvich and Fire Department Shift Commander John Kiser said no one in Forest View died. No one was seriously hurt and 258 people were rescued, some minutes from drowning. Power and water never shut down.