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Flood Insurance Guidance for Illinois

Rampant rains throughout northern Illinois this summer have left residents desperate for relief. The Governor and residents alike are hoping the Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA, will provide funds to repair homes and restore safe living conditions. Though the rain has stopped for now, many are still dealing with the effects of flooding. Michael McRaith, director of the Illinois Department of Insurance, explains how to get insurance to cover flood damage. 

The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP)
Counties that Participate in NFIP
NFIP Residential Coverage
Flood Insurance FAQs

Music Button:  Eurythmics, "Here Comes The Rain Again", from  the CD Greatest Hits, (Arista)

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