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 16, 2014||Outstanding Public Safety, City Service Personnel Honored During National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week|
|Apr 9, 2014||2014 NonProfit Urban Areas Security Initiative (UASI) Grant Program Period Now Open For Eligible Organizations|
|Mar 28, 2014||Chicago Officials Encourage Safe BaseBall Season|
|Mar 14, 2014||ST. PATRICK'S DAY Events This Weekend Impact DownTown, South And North Sides Of Chicago; OEMC Emphasizes Safe Celebrations|
|Feb 28, 2014||Officials Urge Fans To Be Prepared For Winter Weather At The 2014 COORS Light NHL Stadium Series™ Game In Soldier Field On Saturday|