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McHenry County Residents Affected by June 26 Storms Eligible for Small Business Administration Disaster Loans

Post Date:10/15/2019 5:51 PM

WOODSTOCK, Ill. - McHenry County residents who experienced significant flood damage from the severe storms on June 26, 2019 may be able to apply for a loan from the U.S. Small Business Administration to help with damage repairs.

The SBA recently approved a request from the State of Illinois to assist homeowers and businesses in northern Illinois affected by the June storm, which resulted in torrential rain and severe flash flooding that caused damage to more than 200 homes.

The SBA disaster declaration makes low-interest loans available to homeowners, renters and businesses. While the majority of the damage occurred in Will and Cook counties, properties in McHenry County that were affected by the June 26 storm may qualify for the SBA disaster loan.

For more information, contact the SBA at 202-205-6734 or visit their website at The application deadline is Nov. 25, 2019. 

This declaration only applies for the June 26, 2019 storm event. The September storms are not covered under this declaration. 

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