Municipalities around Cook County have opened warming centers for area residents to safely cope with the region’s first taste of winter weather:
Homeland Security and Emergency Management
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
The Offices Under the President will resume operations Tuesday January 7, 2014. However, the safety of our employees is paramount.
Plan makes county eligible for FEMA hazard mitigation grant funds.