Loans available to tornado victims

Residents affected by the June tornado can now apply for assistance.Gov. Jodi Rell says her request for low-interest loans has been approved and they're now

BRIDGEPORT - Residents affected by the June tornado can now apply for assistance.

Gov. Jodi Rell says her request for low-interest loans has been approved and they're now available to residents in Bridgeport and Stratford.

Previous requests for federal disaster relief had been denied twice.

For more information about the loans, call (800) 659-2955.

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