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.
|Jul 29, 2015||As Lollapalooza Returns To Grant Park This Weekekdn, 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|
|Jul 17, 2015||OEMC Advises Chicago To Prepare For Hot Weather As Well As Traffic Impacts During Busy Weekend|
|Jul 16, 2015||Statement From The City Of Chicago Office Of Emergency Management And Communications Regarding Training In Chicago July 20-25|
|Jul 13, 2015||IEMA released weather threat|