Emergency Services & Disaster Agency
Signup for Emergency Alerts! ESDA is the lead agency in the operation of Edgar County Alert, the primary means of warning the public of any safety issues. EC Alert is an electronic system that calls all telephone land lines and registered cell or Internet phones. You may also receive email notifications. Warnings are sent only to locations affected by emergency. Register your number online at EDGAR COUNTY ALERT.
National Weather Service Lincoln, IL Severe Weather Preparedness Week: March 5 - 11, 2017 A statewide Tornado Drill will be conducted at 10:00 am Tuesday March 7th All NWS offices in IL will issue an
The National Weather Service & Edgar County ESDA will be hosting this event. Severe storm spotters are a VITAL part of the warning process and plays a critical role in getting timely warnings and information out to the public during severe
Come Join Edgar County ESDA along with Paris Fire, Edgar County Special Service Ambulance, Paris Police, and Red Cross for an Open House Organizations will be promoting severe weather preparedness and raffling off NOAA Weather
If you need to leave your home, be ready to go as quickly as possible. Having a Go Bag in an accessible place ensures that you and your family are prepared for whatever situation arises.
This information is reproduced from the one found in the Ready.Illinois.gov brochure. WATER Store water in plastic containers such as soft drink bottles. Avoid using containers that will decompose or break, such as milk cartons or
Emergencies come in many sizes and shapes. Fires, tornadoes, flooding, civil unrest, car accidents and generally hazardous weather; heat, cold and storms. In central Illinois many of our small communities rely on neighbors and volunteer emergency personnel