Disaster Aid

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Disaster Relief Money Used To Rebuild Road In Pullman

More than four years after remnants of Hurricane Ike dumped several inches of rain across parts of Illinois, 4.6 million dollars in recovery aid helped rebuild a road in Pullman.


Extensive damage after an EF-4 tornado hit Harrisburg, Ill. (Credit: Whitney Curtis/Getty Images)

FEMA Denies Appeal For Disaster Aid For Tornado Victims

Members of Illinois’ congressional delegation say they’re disappointed the Federal Emergency Management Agency has denied the state’s appeal for disaster assistance.


Federal Flood Disaster Aid

The deadline is Nov. 17 for northern Illinois residents who wish to apply for disaster assistance for damages suffered from July 19 to Aug. 7.


Angry Suburban Mayors

Suburbs Protest After FEMA Denies Flood Aid

Officials are furious in several Chicago suburbs that were ravaged by summer floods, after federal disaster aid was denied.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2010