BROOKPORT, IL (KFVS) - The Federal Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in the Brookport Library located at 7415 S. US 45 in Brookport, Ill., will close Saturday at 4 p.m., and remain closed Sunday, December 8 due to another storm system expected to move through the area Saturday evening. The center will reopen Monday, December 9 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. if it is safe to do so.
Residents with damage from the November 17 storms should not wait to apply for assistance at a recovery center. Apply for federal assistance online at DisasterAssistance.gov or over the phone by calling FEMA's helpline, 800-621-FEMA (3362) or TTY 800-462-7585.
Interviews are available with a FEMA spokesperson by calling FEMA Public Information Officer Darrell Habisch at 609-508-2881 or contact the FEMA Illinois News Desk at 304-542-6258.