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Flash Flood Warning
...the Flash Flood Warning Remains In Effect Until 600 Am Cdt For Southeastern Hancock And Mcdonough Counties... At 1212 Am Cdt, Doppler Radar Indicated Thunderstorms Producing Heavy Rain Had Lightened Up Across The Warned Area, But More Thunderstorms In Northern Missouri Are Headed Toward The Area. Between Two And Three Inches Of Rain Have Already Fallen. Flash ...Read More.
Effective: May 26, 2019 at 12:15amExpires: May 26, 2019 at 6:00amTarget Area: Hancock; McDonough

Flood Warning
.updated Flood Information For Area Tributary Rivers. River Forecasts Include Past Precipitation And Forecast Rainfall For The Next 24 Hours. ...flood Warning Remains In Effect Until Wednesday... The Flood Warning Continues For The La Moine River At Colmar. ...Read More.
Effective: May 25, 2019 at 8:26pmExpires: May 30, 2019 at 9:15amTarget Area: Hancock; McDonough


The Macomb / McDonough County 911 Center is currently seeking applications to fill the position of director.



116 S. McArthur St., Macomb, IL 61455



Seeking applications for

911 Director


  • Directs a 911 emergency telephone system and centralized emergency dispatch center responsible for dispatching all police, fire and ambulance services within McDonough and Schuyler Counties.


  • Responsible for staffing, training, scheduling, supervising, and evaluating the dispatch personnel for a 24 hr/7 day operation.
  • Determines and presents budgetary requirements and operates within the approved budget.


Applicants must meet the minimum standards:

  • Must possess an Associate’s Degree or commensurate experience in a related field and a Bachelor’s Degree is strongly preferred.
  • Must have a minimum of 2-3 years of previous supervisory experience and possess experience in public safety dispatching or a combination of education, training and experience.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license at the time of hire and maintain it throughout the course of employment.
  • Must be able to travel from place of residence to the E911 Communication within 30 minutes.
  • United States citizenship.



  • Current directors salary is $61,000 a year
  • Salary will be based upon education and experience
  • Health, vision and dental insurance available
  • IMRF pension available
  • Holidays based upon court schedules (min 12 per year)
  • 3 personal days a year
  • 1 sick day per month
  • 15 days’ vacation per year


To view the job description for this position and to submit a resume` go to  911.mcdonough.il.us

Resume`s must be submitted before 4pm, Friday, May 24, 2019.


Selected candidate must pass a fingerprint-verified criminal background check.


This Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer