Emergency Management Asking All Residents and Businesses to Report Flood Damage

Stephenson County, Illinois — As the population of Stephenson County continues to deal with the current flooding, local government officials and employees are beginning to collect data related to the impacts of this event.

As we begin the assessment phase of the disaster, Stephenson County Emergency Management Agency is asking all residents and business owners to report flood damage. Reports can be made either online or by phone. The online form can be accessed at https://goo.gl/forms/TciIMrYBdXDpudaA2.

Those living within the city limits of Freeport that would prefer to make a report by phone, call 815-235-8208, Monday thru Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Those in Stephenson County outside the city limits of Freeport, call 815-599-0344, Monday thru Friday, 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM.

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Residents impacted by this event are reminded to document any effects from the storm by utilizing video or pictures. Those impacted should maintain receipts from any purchases or expenses incurred as a result of the storm and cleanup efforts after the storm. IF any reimbursement becomes available it is essential to be able to provide this documentation of the damage and costs incurred.

American Red Cross Hotline 877-597-0747.
Salvation Army 815-235-7639.

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