Emergency Alert System
The Village of Mount Prospect uses an Emergency Alert System to provide residents and businesses with information about local emergencies. Emergency Alert messages are automatically sent to all listed phone numbers in the Village, but what happens if you are not at home or if the power is out? By registering your contact information with our database you can have messages sent to your cell phone, work phone or e-mail address to ensure you receive this important information. MORE...
Resident Hotline: (847) 870-6622
The Village’s resident hotline is a great source of information during local emergencies. Residents can call the hotline to listen to pre-recorded messages with general emergency information. Residents that miss any Emergency Alert messages, or wish to hear them again, can also call the hotline.
Cable TV: MPTV Channel 17
If your cable is working during an emergency tune to MPTV for information updates. The Village can transmit information to residents via live voice announcements on cable channel 17 and can post emergency information slides on MPTV’s electronic bulletin board. Stay tuned!
The Village’s website is always a great place to go for information. During emergencies the Village will post pertinent information and/or instructions for residents and businesses to the website at www.mountprospect.org. Make sure and check the website often for the latest updates!
Facebook & Twitter
Check the Fire Department's Facebook and Twitter pages for regular updates during local emergencies.