IEMA http://peoriapublicradio.org en State funding for tornado affected communities to be allocated http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/state-funding-tornado-affected-communities-be-allocated <div>&nbsp;</div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The state is almost ready to make allocations for the communities hardest hit by the November </span>17th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> tornadoes. </span></div><div> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 22:17:22 +0000 Tanya Koonce & Tamie Yost 25008 at http://peoriapublicradio.org State funding for tornado affected communities to be allocated IL Senate passes tornado disaster funding bill http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/il-senate-passes-tornado-disaster-funding-bill <div>A bill allowing state funding to help towns hit by the November 17th tornadoes has passed the State Senate. The measure was introduced by state senator Dave Koehler and co-sponsored by Darin LaHood.</div><div> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 23:00:39 +0000 Alex Rusciano 21551 at http://peoriapublicradio.org IL Senate passes tornado disaster funding bill State offers tornado recovery relief after FEMA denial http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/state-offers-tornado-recovery-relief-after-fema-denial <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: 'Courier New'; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 2;">Governor Pat Quinn is offering 45 million dollars in state funding to help Illinois communities recover from November's deadly tornadoes. That’s after FEMA’s second denial for public disaster assistance.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 22:09:47 +0000 Tanya Koonce 19830 at http://peoriapublicradio.org State offers tornado recovery relief after FEMA denial Washington Mayor to attend State of the Union address http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/washington-mayor-attend-state-union-address <div>The mayor of one of the hardest-hit communities during the November tornadoes is headed to the nation’s capital. U.S. Senator Mark Kirk invited Washington Mayor Gary Manier to attend next week’s State of the Union address. Manier says Kirk toured the damage shortly after the destructive storm destroyed hundreds of homes.</div><div> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 21:33:00 +0000 Denise Molina 17895 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Washington Mayor to attend State of the Union address IEMA Director talks tornadoes http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/iema-director-talks-tornadoes <p></p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 12:16:16 +0000 Tanya Koonce 15246 at http://peoriapublicradio.org IEMA Director talks tornadoes Quinn tours tornado damage in Washington http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-tours-tornado-damage-washington <p></p><div>Governor Pat Quinn says the state will help tornado-ravaged communities across Illinois with "every asset we have."</div><p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 00:50:19 +0000 Amanda Vinicky & Tanya Koonce 15124 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn tours tornado damage in Washington Wed. last day to apply for federal flood assistance http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/wed-last-day-apply-federal-flood-assistance <p></p><div>Wednesday is the last day individuals affected by extreme flooding in the spring can apply for federal assistance.</div><p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 22:45:15 +0000 Alex Rusciano 9326 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Wed. last day to apply for federal flood assistance