The Illinois Department of Central Management is helping provide some much-needed assistance to the flooded communities of Louisiana.  The CMS Federal Surplus Program answered a call from down south, asking for help according to driver Tim Nietzel.

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This isn't the first time CMS' Federal Surplus was dispatched to help in a natural disaster.  The state stepped up to the plate after Hurricane Katrina and flooding and storm cleanup in Illinois.

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