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Article updated: 4/20/2013 6:43 PM

Quinn tours flood damage, urges towns to work together

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Gov. Pat Quinn addresses flooding concerns throughout the state during a news conference Saturday along the Fox River in North Aurora.

Daniel White | Staff Photographer

Gov. Pat Quinn addresses flooding concerns throughout the state following a news conference Saturday along the Fox River in North Aurora. He asked for U.S. Rep. Bill Foster's help in Washington.

Daniel White | Staff Photographer

A bike rider weaves through water before a news conference Saturday along the Fox River in North Aurora.

Daniel White | Staff Photographer

Gov. Pat Quinn addresses flooding concerns throughout the state, during a news conference Saturday along the Fox River in North Aurora.

Daniel White | Staff Photographer

Gov. Pat Quinn addresses flooding concerns throughout the state during a news conference Saturday along the Fox River in North Aurora. U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, left, and North Aurora Village President Dale Berman, center, also attended.

Daniel White | Staff Photographer

Gov. Pat Quinn addresses flooding concerns throughout the state during a news conference Saturday along the Fox River in North Aurora.

Daniel White | Staff Photographer

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Gov. Pat Quinn toured flood-ravaged areas by helicopter Saturday, declaring four more counties as disaster areas and making a final stop in North Aurora, where he urged residents to be safe and said cities will work together so the state can ask for federal aid within a month.
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    • Gov. Pat Quinn addresses flooding concerns throughout the state during a news conference Saturday along the Fox River in North Aurora.
    • Gov. Pat Quinn addresses flooding concerns throughout the state following a news conference Saturday along the Fox River in North Aurora. He asked for U.S. Rep. Bill Fosterís help in Washington.
    • A bike rider weaves through water before a news conference Saturday along the Fox River in North Aurora.
    • Gov. Pat Quinn addresses flooding concerns throughout the state, during a news conference Saturday along the Fox River in North Aurora.
    • Gov. Pat Quinn addresses flooding concerns throughout the state during a news conference Saturday along the Fox River in North Aurora. U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, left, and North Aurora Village President Dale Berman, center, also attended.
    • Gov. Pat Quinn addresses flooding concerns throughout the state during a news conference Saturday along the Fox River in North Aurora.
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