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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We hope this year you will also “resolve to be ready” for an emergency. Here are some simple steps you can take as you welcome the New Year.
When the temperature drops, hypothermia and frostbite are real dangers. When it’s freezing outside, your best defense is to limit time outdoors.... 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
Not sure how to start building your emergency preparedness kit? Tobi and Gordon from the Colorado Springs Office of Emergency Management are here to... Read more