federal assistance http://peoriapublicradio.org en Gov. Quinn announces more than $1 million approved to help tornado victims http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/gov-quinn-announces-more-1-million-approved-help-tornado-victims <p>Tornado victims throughout Illinois are being approved for more than one-million dollars in federal aid. Governor Pat Quinn says the money is helping those impacted by the tornadoes that struck the state last month. The federal grants are paying for disaster-related expense like temporary home rental, home repairs, and replacement of damaged personal property.</p><p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 17:30:06 +0000 Denise Molina 16179 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Gov. Quinn announces more than $1 million approved to help tornado victims Gov. asking FEMA for help with flood damage assessments http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/gov-asking-fema-help-flood-damage-assessments <p></p><p>Governor Pat Quinn has asked the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help with flood damage assessments in Illinois. He spoke in Meredosia, along the Illinois River, which has flooded to record levels. Quinn says the state is working to get federal assistance to help Illinois communities recover from last week's flooding.</p><p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 12:04:44 +0000 Denise Molina 4423 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Gov. asking FEMA for help with flood damage assessments