Flooding http://northernpublicradio.org en FEMA Looking For Temporary Workers http://northernpublicradio.org/post/fema-looking-temporary-workers <p></p><p>FEMA is taking applications for temporary, full-time&nbsp;workers in such areas as finance and administration,&nbsp;writing and public information, planning, individual&nbsp;disaster assistance, information technology and &nbsp;logistics. &nbsp;</p><p>According to a news release, most of the 78 jobs will be located in&nbsp;Aurora, with others located in the impacted areas.</p> Fri, 31 May 2013 11:40:04 +0000 WNIJ 30725 at http://northernpublicradio.org FEMA Looking For Temporary Workers Rebuild Or Move On? Flood Victims Meet With Army Corps Tonight http://northernpublicradio.org/post/rebuild-or-move-flood-victims-meet-army-corps-tonight <p></p><p></p><p><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#222222">People who live in the Illinois River town of Marseilles will learn more about their options tonight as the recovery from last month’s flooding continues. The Army Corps of Engineers based in Rock Island will host the town hall meeting that starts at 6:00 at the Marseilles American Legion Hall.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 21 May 2013 08:04:40 +0000 Susan Stephens 30180 at http://northernpublicradio.org Rebuild Or Move On? Flood Victims Meet With Army Corps Tonight Limited Navigation Resumes Through Marseilles Dam http://northernpublicradio.org/post/limited-navigation-resumes-through-marseilles-dam <p>Limited navigation through the Marseilles Lock and Dam has resumed following the elevation of the navigational pool by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.</p><p>According to <a href="http://www.uscgnews.com/go/doc/4007/1775435/" target="_blank">the Unified Command</a>, <span style="font-size: medium; font-family: times new roman,times;">The Marseilles pool was elevated to its navigable level late Wednesday afternoon. </span></p> Thu, 16 May 2013 15:10:29 +0000 WNIJ 29960 at http://northernpublicradio.org Limited Navigation Resumes Through Marseilles Dam Marseilles Dealing With Aftermath Of Flooding http://northernpublicradio.org/post/marseilles-dealing-aftermath-flooding <p></p><p>JoEllen Fuller laughs nervously when asked how last month's floods damaged her school.</p><blockquote><p>"Oh Boy. It was horrible. It was just devastating. The clean-up process is in full swing, everything has been removed. We just have a shell." - Marseilles Supt. JoEllen Fuller</p> Thu, 09 May 2013 08:55:02 +0000 Jenna Dooley 29536 at http://northernpublicradio.org Marseilles Dealing With Aftermath Of Flooding