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 18, 2014||City Reminds Public to Expect Traffic Impacts During Busy Weekend in Chicago|
|Jul 12, 2014||Taste Of Chicago Closed Today Due To Extreme Weather|
|Jul 8, 2014||As Taste Of chicago Begins, OEMC Advises Public To Be Aware Of Street Closures And Crowds For The Five-Day Festival|
|Jun 26, 2014||Weekend Events In Chicago Impact Traffic On The North,South And Central Areas Of City; OEMC Encourages Public To Plan Accordingly|
|Jun 19, 2014||IDOT Reminds Motorists of Upcoming Ontario Street Bridge Demolition, Impact to Traffic This Weekend|