Officials urge residents to be cautious of downed tree limbs and power lines
Homeland Security and Emergency Management
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle was joined today by officials from the Cook County Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (DHSEM), Cook County Department of Transportation and Highways (DoTH), Forest Preserves of Coo
Municipalities around Cook County have opened warming centers for area residents to safely cope with the region’s first taste of winter weather:
The first snowfall of the season is on track to arrive this evening.
Public Urged to be Vigilant as Authorities Around U.S. Intercept Suspicious Packages
Heavy rains could lead to flooding. The Cook County Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management urges residents to keep the following road facts and tips in mind.
Even a short drive can turn into a dangerous one, especially during severe weather.
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle today announced the appointment of William M. Barnes Jr. as Executive Director of the County’s Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (DHSEM).
Flooding has impacted communities across Cook County, leaving many residents and local governments with questions about flooding assistance. While Gov.
Due to the severe winter storm, cold and hazardous travel conditions, Cook County employees under the jurisdiction of the Office of the President – except those performing essential services required to provide for the public health and safety of