PEORIA, Ill. -- Peoria County is reminding residents affected by the flooding that occurred between April 18 and May 5 who plan to register with FEMA for disaster assistance must do so by July 9.
Residents may register by calling the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362 or 800-462-7585. For those who use 711 Relay or Video Relay Services, call 800-621-3362
Registration can also be done online at www.disasterassistance.gov
or at via web-enabled phone at m.fema.gov
The toll-free numbers operate from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily.
Residents registering with FEMA will be assigned a nine-digit Registration Identification Number that verifies their registration status.