Chicago Area Flooding

Thousands of people whose homes or businesses were damaged by flooding in April and May line up in the Roseland neighborhood to apply for state aid on June 21, 2013, the deadline to apply for flood relief funds. (Credit: CBS)

Thousands Line Up To Meet Deadline For State Flood Assistance

On Friday, thousands of Chicago area residents were lining up at social service centers, waiting for a chance to get help from the state to pay for flood relief from the April and May storms.