Illinois Emergency Personnel Headed To New York CityThe staffers are local-level personnel who were briefed and processed this morning at the Illinois Emergency Management Agency's operations center.
Making a Disaster Preparedness Plan? Don't Forget the DogWhile every household should have a disaster supply kit stocked with food, water, flashlights and batteries, homes with pets need to take additional steps when planning for disasters.
Illinois Official: We Were Ready For Much Worse“There’s been a lot of communication between the state of Illinois, state of Louisiana, (and the) state of Mississippi,” said the IEMA's Monken,
Illinois, Federal Officials to Review Blizzard CostsThe meeting of authorities from the Illinois and federal emergency management agencies could help prompt Washington to help local governments pay for cleanup.