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.
|Aug 28, 2015||OEMC REMINDS RESIDENTS OF EVENTS IMPACTING TRAFFIC; SOLD-OUT WRIGLEY FIELD CONCERT ON SATURDAY, CHICAGO TRIATHLON ON SUNDAY|
|Aug 13, 2015||Chicago’s Air and Water Show along the Lakefront Highlights the Weekend|
|Aug 13, 2015||City Hosts Public Safety Vendor Outreach Event|
|Jul 29, 2015||As Lollapalooza Returns To Grant Park This Weekend, City Encourages Fans To Enjoy Premier Music Festival Safely And Responsibly|
|Jul 24, 2015||Balbo, Jackson Closed For Lollapalooza Set-up; Columbus To Close Next Wednesday For The July 31 – August 2 Music Festival|