Office of Emergency Services

  • Why should you prepare?

    Emergency preparedness is a concern for all citizens. Most communities may be impacted by several types of hazards during a lifetime. The City has experienced devastating ice storms, tornados, and has the potential of other hazards that may disrupt daily life. Communication of hazards and threats is critical to making competent decisions as to how you should proceed. Knowing what to do before, during, and after an emergency is critical to the overall safety of you and your family.