Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT)
Access information on transportation news, updates, and events happening in your community. Please click here for Emergency Road Closures, Weather Conditions & Road Construction Alerts.
Rock River Water Levels
The National Weather Service has a 24-hour water gauge at the Ralston Rd. bridge here at Machesney Park that monitors the Rock River. Please click here to observe the current level of the Rock River as well as future river forecasts.
Commonwealth Edison Company
Storm Center – Click Here
When the storms roll in, ComEd is ready to keep you up-to-date on our outage restorations. Visit the Storm Center at ComEd.com/storm to get the latest information on outages in the service territory, view our OutageMap, and report an outage.
Outage Map – Click Here
With ComEd’s outage map, customers can view all outages in the ComEd service area at once and zoom in and get details on specific areas, such as the estimated restoration time & status of crews working to resolve problems. Icons are color-coded to indicate the number of customers affected by each incident. Check out the interactive map at ComEd.com/map.
Outage Alerts – Click Here
Need to report an outage? Text the word OUT to 26633 (ComEd) and get updates until your power is restored. Visit ComEd.com/text for more info and to sign up.
Mobile Application – Click Here
Gain the flexibility and convenience of managing your ComEd Residential account on the go with ComEd’s FREE mobile app for iPhone® and Android™ devices. Report an outage, make a one-time payment, and manage account features with the swipe of a finger. Learn more at ComEd.com/App.
ComEd Emergency – Click Here
If you have an electric emergency requiring heightened attention, it is important to call ComEd immediately at 1-800-Edison-1 (1-800-334-7661). Never email your emergency request. This would include reporting wires down, electric contact/shock, or other potential danger.
Nicor Gas Company
For natural gas leaks, odors, or emergencies, please call:
1 888 642-6748
M-F 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
P.O. Box 190
Aurora, IL 60507-0190