Press Releases


Shelter Information

LaSalle County
Ottawa High School (Love Gym)
211 East Main Street
Ottawa, IL​


Volunteers and Donations

LaSalle County 2.28.17 Tornado Facebook Page​​

Volunteers are being sought to help with the clean-up effort in Elkville, Dowell & Vergennes, Illinois. Those willing to help are asked to gather at the Elkville First Baptist Church at 510 N. Elk St, Elkville March, 2, 2017 starting at 8 a.m. (Volunteers can come throughout the day as they are available). Manpower, trailers, trucks, chainsaws and supplies to help feed the victims and volunteers are needed . Please call the church at 618.568.1223 with any questions.

Ava Volunteers

Volunteers are needed in Ava on Saturday, March 4. Those interested should meet at the Ava Fire Department at 8:00 a.m. For more information, contact Laura Boczek at (618) 314-0938 or City Hall at (618) 426-3641.