The heavy rainfall in the months of May and June have caused flooding and water damage in many areas of Tazewell County, including Morton, Pekin, East Peoria and Washington. Tazewell County Emergency Management Agency is asking residents to report any uninsured flooding issues that have occurred since June 7th, 2015. Please report this flooding to the Emergency Management Agency no later than Tuesday, July 28th by 5 pm. Tazewell County Emergency Management Agency will submit the information to the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA).
To contact the Tazewell County Emergency Management Agency, call 309-925-2271 or 309-477-2234 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. You can also email them at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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If your home has been affected by flooding and water damage, follow up by checking the affected area for signs of mold, mildew, pests, or other secondary damage. Menold Construction specializes in home restoration following flood and water damage, including water extraction, inventory and restoration of damaged items, deodorizing and removal of any mold that may occur as a result of water damage.