The Emergency Preparedness report was developed by the The American Red Cross of Greater Chicago in collaboration with an advisory committee. The report is commissioned by The Chicago Community Trust to support the 2040 comprehensive regional planning effort led by the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning.
This report is the first step in creating a comprehensive plan to take bold and innovative approaches to make the metropolitan area a safer, more resilient environment for all citizens. Changes in attitude, action, and aggressive public policy will be needed to achieve this goal. The combined efforts of government, business, philanthropy, communitya