The City of Freeport, IL, in partnership with FEMA, is interested in applying for the Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grant. This grant will help the City of Freeport purchase property in the flood zone identified areas. At this time we are asking any property owners, in this identified area, that is interested in the program to contact the City at:
815-235-8202 or stop by City Hall at 314 W Stephenson St.
PLEASE NOTE – Participation in this project is completely voluntary. The State nor the City of Freeport will use its eminent domain authority to acquire property if you choose not to participate in the grant program, or if negotiations fail.