Winter PreparednessThe Illinois Emergency Management Agency along with the Cook County Sheriff's Emergency Management Agency supplies information to the general public on how to prepare for this upcoming winter. Residents can get additional information regarding winter storm preparedness by logging on to the Illinois Emergency Management Agency's website at http://www.state.il.us/iema.
The National Weather Service, FEMA and the Red Cross have jointly producd a document titled "Winter Storms - Deceptive Killers".
Residents can also contact the following agencies for emergency closing information:
- WGN Radio 720 AM
- WBBM Radio 780 AM
- Local TV Channels 2 (CBS), 5 (NBC), 7 (ABC), 9 (WGN), 32 (FOX) and CLTV
- Call (312) 222-SNOW