Disaster http://peoriapublicradio.org en FEMA officials in Pekin to answer questions, offer registration http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/fema-officials-pekin-answer-questions-offer-registration <p></p><div>FEMA officials are at the Pekin Walmart Monday and Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. to answer questions about federal disaster assistance. &nbsp;The federal disaster survivor assistance team will also offer registration services to those impacted by last month’s devastating tornadoes. &nbsp;Residents can also get information on wind mitigation tips when rebuilding damaged structures. &nbsp;</div><p> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 15:41:22 +0000 Alex Rusciano 16953 at http://peoriapublicradio.org FEMA officials in Pekin to answer questions, offer registration Outside help for Peoria County floods http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/outside-help-peoria-county-floods <p>Peoria County is relying on volunteer help in the wake of last month’s flooding. &nbsp;Assistant Administrator Scott Sorrel says the County is reaching out to trained volunteers in Christian County to help with disaster assessments. &nbsp;He says additional Red Cross staff will also help answer flood-related calls, and volunteer architects from across the state will help calculate damage.</p><div> Thu, 02 May 2013 21:02:04 +0000 Deborah Oldenkamp 4982 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Outside help for Peoria County floods