Springfield, IL.... House Resolution 467 was approved by the House today. The House formally thanks the fire, police, and emergency medical providers from across the region who responded quickly and efficiently to the tornadoes on April 9th. It further commends the individuals, businesses, organizations, and relief agencies for their for their generosity, supplies, and assistance in the recovery efforts.
"I saw firsthand the damage that occurred, but I also saw firsthand the valiant work being done by first responders and people from around the state and country" Representative Pritchard said. "This is just one small token of the appreciation my district, the Illinois government, and the entire state feels."
The House resolves to keep the victims and community members in our hearts, minds, and prayers in the weeks, months, and years ahead as they recover and rebuild their communities and their lives.