The City of Chicago is conducting a public safety drill coordinated with the Chicago Police Department and other City of Chicago agencies. The drill will go from 6:00 – 9:00 pm on Thursday, August 27th in the central business district and may cause some traffic disruptions. This drill is not in response to any event and is only a training exercise, but there will be a large presence of police and other city vehicles throughout the area. Access to streets will not be restricted during the drill.
Perimeters for the Public Safety Drill include:
- Division Street on the North
- 18th Street on the South
- Clark Street on the West
- Lake Shore Drive on the East
As always, if you “See Something, Say Something.” For life-threatening emergencies, call 911. To report suspicious activity, call 855-RPRT-2-S4 (855-777-8274).