Mayor Levin has signed a Declaration of Emergency for the city of Elmhurst due to excessive flooding.

 Sand and bags are available at the Chicago Stone Quarry (400 W. First St) and the Public Works Garage (985 S. Riverside Dr).  Residents must fill their own bags.  

Short term emergency shelters are available at the Elmhurst Police Station (125 E. First St), Wagner Community Center (615 N. West Ave), and The Abbey (407 W. St Charles Road).  

More information can be found on the City of Elmhurst's website http://www.elmhurst.org