damage http://peoriapublicradio.org en Washington talks financial impact of tornado, debris removal at meeting http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/washington-talks-financial-impact-tornado-debris-removal-meeting <p></p><div>The city of Washington in Central Illinois faces sobering financial numbers as it recovers from last month’s devastating tornado. &nbsp;Peoria Public Radio’s Alex Rusciano reports:</div><p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 06:44:49 +0000 Alex Rusciano 15931 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Washington talks financial impact of tornado, debris removal at meeting Volunteers turn out for Gifford recovery http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/volunteers-turn-out-gifford-recovery <p></p><div>The cleanup of tornado damage in the Central Illinois community of Gifford is bringing out more than the volunteer efforts of the Red Cross and United Way. &nbsp;</div><p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 02:59:21 +0000 Jeff Bossert 15187 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Volunteers turn out for Gifford recovery Volunteers help Washington residents devastated by storms http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/volunteers-help-washington-residents-devastated-storms <p></p><div>Volunteers and first responders helped residents recover from yesterday’s devastating storms in Central Illinois. Peoria Public Radio’s Alex Rusciano reports on some of the efforts:</div><p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 06:25:52 +0000 Alex Rusciano 15074 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Volunteers help Washington residents devastated by storms State assessing flood damage in Peoria County http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/state-assessing-flood-damage-peoria-county <p></p><div>State and federal damage assessment teams are in Peoria County, surveying properties following last month’s severe flooding. &nbsp;The assessment process is required for area counties to qualify for federal disaster funding. &nbsp;Jonathon Monken directs the Illinois Emergency Management Agency. &nbsp;He says residents affected by the flooding shouldn’t wait to clean up properties or file flood insurance:</div><p> Fri, 10 May 2013 21:12:39 +0000 Alex Rusciano 5398 at http://peoriapublicradio.org State assessing flood damage in Peoria County Federal flood damage assessments in IL http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/federal-flood-damage-assessments-il <p></p> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 21:05:41 +0000 Alex Rusciano 4789 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Federal flood damage assessments in IL