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2011 IEMA Conference

Posted Monday, April 18th, 2011

Planning is underway for the annual IEMA Conference, scheduled for September 6-8 at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Springfield. Check the IEMA Conference Website  for updates!

The Great Central U.S. Shakeout

Posted Sunday, April 10th, 2011

In recognition of the 200th anniversary of the historic New Madrid earthquakes in 1811-12, Illinois and other central states are working to improve public awareness of our earthquake risk. The Great Central U.S. Shakeout will be held on April 28th at 10:15 as a way for local businesses, schools, and governments to practice their own […]

Public Assistance for February 1-2 Blizzard

Posted Sunday, April 10th, 2011

Financial assistance is potentially available to local governments and certain private not-for-profit organizations to help with extraordinary costs related to the severe winter storm of February 1-2. The deadline for submission of the initial “Request for Public Assistance (RPA)” forms is Saturday, April 16th. Forms can be found at the IEMA website and should […]