Media Relations & Press Releases
Operation Santa Drop a Huge Success

Press Release: Operation Santa Drop a Huge Success

Will County, Stickney Township, and Joliet West High School Collaborate

Tuesday, December 5, 2017/Author: Emergency Preparedness Staff/Number of views (1465)/ Article rating: 3.0
Food, toiletries, and other essentials going overseas to troops serving in Guam, Syria, and South Korea. more...
Health Department's Medical Reserve Corps Helps Feed the Joshua Arms Seniors

Press Release: Health Department's Medical Reserve Corps Helps Feed the Joshua Arms Seniors

Northern Illinois Food Bank Supplies Food Paid for by Presence St. Joseph Medical Center

Monday, October 2, 2017/Author: Emergency Preparedness Staff/Number of views (1951)/ Article rating: No rating
Health Department’s Medical Reserve Corps, Senior Services of Will County, and the Northern Illinois Food Bank teamed up to make it all happen. more...
JOLIET WEST HIGH SCHOOL HOSA CHAPTER MAKING IMPRESSIONS

Press Release: JOLIET WEST HIGH SCHOOL HOSA CHAPTER MAKING IMPRESSIONS

Recent Trip to ISU Being Followed by Trip to Florida

Monday, June 19, 2017/Author: Emergency Preparedness Staff/Number of views (2615)/ Article rating: 5.0
Three Joliet West students; Guadalupe Becerra, Paola Patino, and Alyna Navarrete; all have ambitions of working in the pediatrics field. more...

Press Release: H7N9 and MERS-CoV Update: Week of July 19, 2013

No new H7N9 Cases; MERS-CoV Not Yet a Public Health Emergency

Thursday, July 18, 2013/Author: Emergency Preparedness Staff/Number of views (13036)/ Article rating: No rating
The Saudi Ministry of Health recommendations are designed to minimize health risks.  There have been no new cases of H7N9 infection. In addition, no one knows whether MERS-CoV will develop into a worldwide emergency, but the Saudis recognize that an ounce of prevention may be worth several pounds of cure. more...
H7N9 Flu Update: June 28, 2013

Press Release: H7N9 Flu Update: June 28, 2013

40th fatality linked to H7N9 since late March

Friday, June 28, 2013/Author: Emergency Preparedness Staff/Number of views (13436)/ Article rating: 5.0
Disturbing news emanated from eastern China June 26, when the Shanghai Provincial Branch of the National Health and Family Planning Commission announced the death of a 56-year-old man infected with the novel H7N9 Avian Flu virus. more...
Health Department Offers Power Outage Safety Tips

Press Release: Health Department Offers Power Outage Safety Tips

Here are helpful tips you can use if your power goes out.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013/Author: Emergency Preparedness Staff/Number of views (13435)/ Article rating: No rating

Recent thunderstorms have produced scattered power outages across Will County.  Here are helpful tips you can use if your power goes out.

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Press Release: Flooding Resource Booklet

Flooding Preparedness and Response

Friday, April 19, 2013/Author: Emergency Preparedness Staff/Number of views (12399)/ Article rating: No rating
The Flooding Resource Booklet contains information for preparing and recovering from a flood.   more...
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