Illinois Emergency Management Department Observes National Preparedness Month
September 14, 2022 5:17PM CDT
September is National Preparedness Month. Illinois Emergency Management Director Alicia Tate-Nadeau says the basics of putting together an emergency kit include water, a three-day supply of perishable food, and a first aid kit. She says other items include a flashlight with extra batteries, battery-powered weather radio, and supplies for your pets.