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Are You Ready?

Did you know that in the event of a major disaster such as an earthquake, 9-1-1 and emergency services such as the fire department are going to be overwhelmed within seconds!

There are numerous things that you need to take care of in order to be prepared and self-sufficient for three to seven days.  You and your family need to know what the emergency preparedness plan is.  Here is a list to start with:
  • Food and water for three to seven days
  • Warm clothes
  • An out of state contact
  • Flashlight
  • First Aid Kit
KCDEM has provided numerous links to the left that have downloadable PDF files to assist you in developing your plan. Simply click on the plan that you are interested in.
This website will be continuously updated with additional information and we welcome you to return to this page to view new information.