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READY FOR ROUND TWO? THE ILLINOIS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY HAS SOME TIPS TO KEEP YOUR FAMILY SAFE AND WARM DURING THIS WEEKEND’S WINTER STORM.

 

NOW IS A GOOD TIME TO FILL IN ANY GAPS IN PREPAREDNESS PLANS THAT YOU MAY HAVE NOTICED DURING THE RECENT BLAST OF SNOW SAYS I-EMA SPOKESPERSON REBECCA CLARK.

 

 

EMERGENCY KITS INCLUDE WATER, BLANKETS, A FLASHLIGHT, BATTERIES, JUMPER CABLES AND FIRST AID SUPPLIES. 

 

 

CLARK SAYS YOU SHOULD HAVE A SIMILAR KIT AT HOME THAT INCLUDES WATER, FOOD AND FLASHLIGHTS. THE WEBSITE: READY DOT ILLINOIS DOT GOV HAS MORE PREPAREDNESS IDEAS AND A LIST OF WARMING CENTERS ACROSS THE STATE.

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