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McLean County:
115 E. Washington St.
Bloomington, IL 61701
Communications
Communications
In the radio / communications room, the Emergency Management Agency (EMA) is able to communicate directly with all area police, fire, and highway departments; trauma centers; rescue units; the American Red Cross; National Weather Service-Lincoln; utility companies; universities; and local, County, and State of Illinois EMA units along with amateur radio units.

Mobile Communications
McLean County EMA maintains a communications van for on-site incident command, duplicating the operations center's radio room during remote deployments. The van is equipped with the following radio communication systems:
  • Cellular phone 
  • Computerized topographical mapping and printing 
  • GE Commercial L1HF 
  • Global Positioning System (GPS)
  • ICOM 2m / 70cm Amateur 
  • Kenwood TK -830H Commercial UHF 
  • Kenwood TK-630H Commercial Low Band 
  • Kenwood TK-730H Commercial VHF 
  • Kenwood TM-V7A 2m / 70cm Amateur 
  • NOAA WX Radio 
  • Scanner 
  • Viking CM 800 MHz

For More Information
If you have any questions, please contact the Emergency Management Agency at (309) 888-5020.