Emergency Service & Disaster Agency

DEP Director’s Welcome Message

Welcome to the Village of Alsip’s ESDA web page. It is a privilege and an honor to serve as the Department of Emergency Preparedness (DEP) Director for the Village of Alsip.

In the interest of safety and preparedness, I encourage everyone to visit the ESDA webpage on a regular basis. For your information, the ESDA webpage can be found by clicking on the fire or police tab located under the heading “departments” at the top of the village website. You’ll find helpful informational links, messages, and alerts. Please, feel free to contact me if you have any questions or concerns.

Charles Geraci
DEP Director
cgeraci@villageofalsip.org

 

Informational Links

Village Links
Village Warning System

General Preparedness
www.ready.gov
www.redcross.org/
www.cookcountyhomelandsecurity.org/
NOAA.gov
Preparing for Disasters in Your Home: What to Buy, What to Skip
Emergency Preparedness and Pets
Important Legal Document for Disaster Preparedness
Emergency Preparedness for Seniors
How to Organize and Prepare for Disasters

Winter Weather
ReadyWisconsin.wi.gov/winter/Howtomakeakit

Summer and Heat Advisories
Red Cross.org

Other Severe Weather Preparedness
www.state.il.us/iema/disaster/pdf/severeweatherpreparedness.pdf
Thunderstorms, Tornadoes & Lightning
Homeowners Guide to Lightning Safety

Flood Clean up Tips
www.idph.state.il.us/envhealth/factsheets/flood_n_sewer_cleanup.htm