Tag: disaster

SBA McLean County Disaster Declaration

The U.S. Small Business Administration has approved a disaster declaration for McLean County following historic flooding in June. The SBA declaration allows eligible residents and businesses including agri-businesses/farms in the county to apply for low-interest, long-term loans. McLean County will have a Disaster Loan Outreach Center, located at 201 E Grove St. Bloomington, available for … Read More

USDA DISASTER DECLARATION PROMISES RELIEF FOR ILLINOIS FARMERS

Struggling Illinois farmers are expecting some relief after the USDA declared a disaster in all 102 of the state’s counties. The declaration would give farmers and other agricultural businesses access to low-interest loans through the USDA’s Farm Service Agency. “You never want to be declared a disaster area because that really means you have adverse … Read More