Report Storm Damage

If you have had severe storm or flood damage to your home or business during the severe storms and flooding that started on April 28, 2017, please call Effingham County Emergency Management Agency (217)540-1669 to report your damage. Deadline for reporting damage is 4pm on Tuesday May 16, 2017.

Individual Assistance (IA) Program

Under the Individual Assistance Program, local units of government must assess damages to homes (primary residences), including single and multi-family structures (apartments) and businesses.  Information on vacation homes (secondary homes) and homes vacant at the time of the disaster should not be reported.  Information on the dollar amount of the damages to homes and businesses should not be reported.