1492 North Main Street Wheaton, Illinois 60187 • Phone: 630-668-1616 • Fax: 630-668-1608 • Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
CERT Team completes first ever IDOT Flagging Certification. 45 Volunteers spent
5 hours Friday June 20 were spent at Milton Township Highway Department to complete this valuable trainingenabling volunteers to help flag traffic during emergencies helping to keep open our streets and roads. IDOT's Gwen Montgomery and DuPage Highway Dept certified instructor John Gavurnik led the process.Gary Muehlfelt, Milton Township Commissioner , hosted the event which included a burger cook out.
To our knowledge this was a first for CERT and IDOT .
Family Field Day
St. James Farm Forest Preserve
May 24 Several visiting equestrian groups offered riding demonstrations.
The Forest Preserve District of DuPage
County invited families and Milton Township
CERT Team to join its celebration of the region’s
agricultural and equestrian heritage at “Family Field Day
at St. James Farm” held Saturday, May 24 from 11 a.m.to
5 p.m. at St. James Farm Forest Preserve in Warrenville.
Seen at our CERT tent left toright Commissioner Joe Cantore,
Jeanne Ives (42) , and commisioner Tim Whelan .
DuPage County Board Resolution
The Chairman Dan Cronin presented Ralph Hinkle and Milton Township Cert Team with a commendation for 12 years of community service
View the video click here
Milton Township has partnered with Winfield, Downers Grove ,Lisle,
Naperville and soon hopefully Addison and York and Bloomingdale
Township to form a County Wide CERT network of trained volunteers.
They currently have 950 active participants trained in disaster aid.
Presentations also included County Board 4 members Amy Grant,
Grant Eckoff ,and J. R. McBride who made the recommendation
CERT ALERT...CERT ALERT!
An all team callout was conducted Saturday February 8 to test our Cert callout systems,
data base, and volunteers.Keynote speaker Sheriff John Zaruba addresses the crowd of
130 volunteers at the College of DuPage Homeland Security "StreetScene" facility. Other leaders
included James Joseph director of DuPage County Office of Homeland Secuirity
and Emergency Management, Assiociate Dean of the building Tom Brady, and Supervisor Chris Heidorn
CERT TEAM IN TRAINING
Call Trish at 630-668-1616 for details and make up class. 2014 applications are
Applications available by clicking on the CERT icon to the left and
then click on application.