Coal City, Village of
Emergency Services and Disaster Agency
545 South Broadway Street
Coal City, Illinois 60416
The Coal City ESDA is responsible for updating the Illinois Plan for Radiological accidents. These plans cover emergency procedures that would be put in effect in the event there was a situation at the Braidwood or Dresden Nuclear power stations.
ESDA Coordinator is certified in CPR and is trained in severe weather spotting, incident command, shelter management and emergency communications to provide aid to families and neighbors in the event of a major catastrophe. In addition, he is an advance weather spotter and an amateur radio operator.
Along with the assistance of the Coal City Volunteer Auxiliary Police unit, Grundy County Amateur radio club and the Grundy County Emergency Management Agency volunteer unit we also operate during severe weather events
Emergency Services and Disaster Agency is an integral part of our City’s emergency response team. This organization ensures that updating of emergency procedures occurs and provides support to the City’s emergency responders and is prepared to assist at any major event that our City may experience.