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Pandemic

Know the facts about a pandemic. Public Health is everyone’s responsibility.
National Preparedness Month 2020 Disasters don't wait. Make your plan today.

National Preparedness Month (NPM)

NPM is recognized each September to promote family and community disaster planning now and throughout the year. With the ongoing threat of COVID-19 there is no better time to be involved.
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Wildfires

If there is a wildfire in the area, be ready to evacuate on short notice.
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Flooding

If you approach a flooded road or walkway, follow this rule: turn around, don't drown!
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Hurricanes

Prepare for hurricanes now. Know where to go if asked to evacuate quickly and how you and your family will get there.
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FEMA’s Response to Coronavirus

Find resources on Doing Business with FEMA, How to Help, FAQs, Rumor Control Page and more on FEMA.gov.
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Build a Kit

Make sure your emergency kit is stocked with the right items.
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Make a Plan

Be Prepared. Make an emergency plan today and practice it.
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Emergency Alerts

Wireless emergency alerts allow officials to provide the public with life-saving information quickly.

Last Updated: 09/28/2020