Phone: 618-594-4455
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Office Hours:
8:00am – 4:00pm 

Mailing Address:
Clinton County EMA
431 21st St.
PO Box 403
Carlyle, IL 62331

Where to Tune During an Emergency:

FM Radio
WCXO 96.7 FM Carlyle
WDLJ 97.5 FM Carlyle
WRXX 95.3 FM Centralia
WGEL 101.7 FM Greenville
WNSV 104.7 FM Nashville

Weather Radio

WXI49 162.475 FM Salem (All of Clinton County)
KDO89 162.550 FM St. Louis (Western Part of Clinton County)

Be Prepared! Have an Emergency Kit!

Things to Include in a Basic Emergency Kit:

  • Water, one gallon of water per person per day for at least three days, for drinking and sanitation
  • Food, at least a three-day supply of non-perishable food
  • Battery-powered or hand crank radio and a NOAA Weather Radio with tone alert and extra batteries for both
  • Flashlight and extra batteries
  • First Aid Kit
  • Whistle to signal for help
  • Dust mask, to help filter contaminates air and plastic; sheeting and duct tape to shelter-in-place
  • Moist towelettes, garbage bags and plastic ties for personal sanitation
  • Wrench or pliers to turn off utilities
  • Can opener for food (if kit contains canned food)
  • Local maps

People with special needs should register with their local city hall or township. Rural residents should register with the Clinton County Health Department. For further information on what to do before, during, or after a disaster please contact the Clinton County EMA Office at 618-594-4455. Or visit for information on any disaster.

Links & Resources:

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Local Shelters:

Listen to local radio stations for a list of available shelters.