Office of Emergency Management

Office of Emergency Management

Office of Emergency Management

The Office of Emergency Management is responsible for providing mitigation, preparedness, response, recovery, and coordination for large-scale emergencies and disasters, both natural and human-caused, to the citizens of Colorado Springs for the purpose of saving lives and preventing property damage. 

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Practical tips from the Office of Emergency Management, Red Cross and Pikes Peak Humane Society so you can prepare your family, home and pets for an... Read more
Winter weather is upon us. Here are some important things to remember during winter weather. Don’t forget to follow the links for more information. ... Read more
During an emergency, it’s important to have multiple ways to stay informed about what’s going on. One important way to stay informed is with... Read more
Watches, and warnings, and alerts, oh my! Winter weather terminology can be confusing, but it’s important to understand what these phrases mean so... Read more
During an emergency, you might hear terms like pre-evacuation, voluntary evacuation, and mandatory evacuation. It's important for you to understand... Read more