Emergency Federal Funds Coming to Flooded Counties in Southern Illinois

Sep 5, 2019

Southern Illinois counties impacted by flooding will receive funds from the Federal Highway Administration Emergency Relief Program to help repair damaged roads and bridges.

Jackson, Union, Alexander and Randolph counties will be among those receiving a share of $4 million to be distributed by the Illinois Department of Transportation.

Over 1,000 miles of roads and bridges across Illinois received damage making some of them impassable.