"These investments will go a long way toward helping
"I saw firsthand the impact this unprecedented flooding had on families, farmers, and businesses last year. The resiliency of these communities and heroic efforts of emergency responders was inspiring. I'm glad they are receiving the federal support they deserve to recover and move forward," said Durbin. "
This funding will reimburse IDOT for its emergency work, which consisted of filling and hauling sandbags and plastic for use in flood fighting, and placing barricades for safety in flooded areas.
The flooding experienced in