Emergency Preparedness

  • City Information: Did you know you can receive information about City closures or emergencies from your home email or phone?  You can.  The City has teamed up with Flash Alert which can send you instant email or text notifications of City emergencies or closures.  Signup for Flash Alerts 
  • Public Alerts: Don’t have a landline?  You can register your cell phone with Public Alerts, and subscribers to this system will receive emergency alerts via e-mail, phone, or text/SMS messages when the associated address will be impacted by an emergency.  Signup for Public Alerts


Make a Plan

Family Preparedness Guide (PDF)

An In-depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness (PDF)

Preparedness 101: Zombie Pandemic (PDF)

Emergency Preparedness for Pet Owners (PDF)

Business Continuity and Disaster Preparedness Plan (PDF)

Earthquake Preparedness Plan (PDF)