Date Issued: December 9, 2019
The Village of Westmont has identified several warming sites in and around Westmont.
“When temperatures drop close to zero, it’s important that residents know where to find safety information,” says Director of the Westmont Emergency Management Agency (EMA) Dave Weiss. “The information on our website provides helpful information links regarding Severe Weather Safety.”
On the Village of Westmont website, under the “Residents” heading, you will be able to find the Severe Weather Safety link. The reference page provides links to valuable winter weather safety tips as well as specific information regarding DuPage County warming centers. A link to this page can be found below.
Below is a list of warming sites in our area:
WESTMONT POLICE-FIRE FACILITY
500 N. Cass, Westmont
*Use the red phone inside the vestibule if visiting after business hours, dispatch will contact an officer to open vestibule.
JOHANIK FIRE STATION HEADQUARTERS
6015 S. Cass, Westmont
*Ring bell at the main entrance if visiting after business hours
428 N. Cass, Westmont
*During business hours only
7 N. Prospect, Clarendon Hills
1050 Curtiss, Downers Grove
20 East Maple, Hinsdale
401 Plainfield Road, Darien
600 Oak Brook Road, Oak Brook
Other warming sites can be found here: KeepWarm/SitePages/WarmingCenters
For up to date weather information please click here: www.weather.gov
As always, in case of emergency, or if you are in need of a warming center location after business hours, call 9-1-1.
Contact: Larry McIntyre
Village of Westmont
Communications Director/Public Information Officer