The Office of Emergency Management (OEM) prepares Chicago for emergencies, provides assistance to people and institutions for disaster recovery, mitigates the effects of these events, and, whenever possible, prevents emergencies and disasters from occurring or worsening.
The OEM is also Chicago’s liaison with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the Illinois Office of Emergency Management, as well as federal and state emergency management agencies.
|Apr 20, 2016||Chicago/Cook County Urban Area Working Group|
|Apr 18, 2016||Traffic Advisory|
|Apr 13, 2016||Outstanding 911 emergency operations and 311 city services personnel honored during national public safety telecommunications week|
|Apr 11, 2016||OEMC launches “HELP US HELP YOU!” campaign during national 9-1-1 education month in April|
|Apr 5, 2016||Chicago Officials encourage safe baseball season|