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Nationwide test of Emergency Alert System- September 20, 2018

WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency, in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) and Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) on September 20, 2018 (primary date) or October 3, 2018 (secondary date). The WEA portion of the test commences at 2:18 PM EDT and the EAS portion follows at 2:20 p.m. EDT. The test will assess the operational readiness of the infrastructure for distribution of a national message and determine whether technological improvements are needed.


For more information, click the link below: 

Movies on Main Street- July 21, 2018


Movies on Main Street is showing “Coco” on Saturday, July 21, 2018 from 7-10:30 PM. The movie starts at dusk, bring lawn chairs and blankets. 

Tamales, Churros, and Horchata will be available. Rayitos del Sol will be performing at 7:15 PM.

For more information, contact the Genoa Area Chamber of Commerce at (815) 784- 2212.  

Excessive Heat Warning

Summer is here! 


Please be advised that an excessive heat warning has been issued until 8 PM on Saturday, June 30th. View this link for more information about the excessive heat warning and how to stay safe during excessive heat. 


As always, the Police Department is open as a cooling station. 

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