Tag: flooding

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

TRUCKING INDUSTRY NO STRANGER TO RESPONDING TO FLOODING

Truck drivers have been busy moving grain and livestock out of harm’s way and sand and rock into flooded areas across the state. Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker declared an emergency in 34 Illinois countries along the Mississippi and Illinois Rivers. The move “allows truck operators to bypass a lot of the licensing requirements and those … Read More